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Police: 2 burglars caught during routine traffic stop

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CARLISLE, Pa. (WHTM) -

A routine traffic stop led to the unexpected capture of two alleged burglars.

State police pulled over 36-year-old Jason Bigham of Greencastle and 39-year-old Bryan Kauffman of Fayetteville along Route 34 in South Middleton Township. They said it was for an inspection violation.

During the incident police found several stolen items in the car including two handguns.

According to police, the men had just burglarized several houses earlier that morning, including the home of an 87-year-old woman in Gardners.

The two suspects are in the Cumberland County Prison facing several charges including burglary and theft.

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