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3 Suspects Arrested, Believed To Be Linked To Multiple Car Schemes

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SHIAWASSEE COUNTY, Mich. (WLNS) - Shiawassee County Sheriff's officials say three men are the brains behind an organized auto theft scheme.

Laronte Benion, Tyron Fergerson and Sterling Gist are all facing several felony charges.

Detectives say the men tried to steal a vehicle from Signature Ford in Perry by swapping the vehicle's keys with "dummy keys."

Investigators also believe these men used the same key-swap method to steal from a dealership in Mason and Lansing.

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