Thursday, October 02, 2014
Father and Sons Arrested for Retail Theft and Burglary: The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Sarasota family and an accomplice after learning the father was using his sons to steal and fence stolen items. Deputies with the Tactical Unit say 39-year-old Brian Frost, his 20-year-old son Brian Jr., and 17-year-old son Cody, visited area Walmart stores in May 2014 and stole camping equipment and televisions totaling nearly $1,500. The group used a white Chevrolet Blazer driven by 27-year-old Jessica Romine, she is on Felony Probation. During questioning deputies determined the eldest Brian Frost also RECENTLY committed six residential and vehicle burglaries during which he stole weapons and about $10,000 in tools. Brian Randall Frost Jr DOB 6/29/1993 is on Felony Probation until 9/15/2017.
CODY FROST on L………… JESSICA ROMINE on R.
When the ‘Frost Gang’ lived at 4636 Garcia Avenue in Sarasota (South Gate Ridge), Brian Frost Sr went out at night to exploit open or unsecured garage doors and unlocked vehicles. He then had his sons post the items on social media sites under “swap shop” pages to sell the stolen goods. The suspects said the money was used to buy METH. Brian Frost, Sr., is charged with two counts of Grand Theft, one count of Petit Theft, two counts of Vehicle Burglary, two counts of Residential Burglary and two counts of Armed Residential Burglary. Brian Frost, Jr., is charged with one count of Petit Theft. Cody Frost is charged with one count of Grand Theft and one count of Principal to Grand Theft. Romine is charged with two counts of Principal to Grand Theft and one count of Principal to Petit Theft. A number of additional charges are pending
PRIOR ARREST BRIAN FROST Sr:
DECEMBER 31, 2013, ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- Members of the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Marine Patrol Unit arrested three Sarasota County men on drug charges Friday after they were found in possession of methamphetamine (METH). Michael Steven Langford, 51; Brian Randall Frost, 39; and John David Frost, 43 face charges of Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Paraphernalia.
Bill Warner Sarasota Private Investigator, SEX, CRIME, CHEATERS & TERRORISM at www.wbipi.com