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Pair plead not guilty to burglary of Miley Cyrus' L.A. home

Published on Jun 11, 2014 7:52 AM
US pop star Miley Cyrus at the 2013 American Music Awards in Los Angeles on Nov 24, 2013. -- PHOTO: AFP 

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) - A man and a woman have pleaded not guilty in Los Angeles to burglary and theft among other charges, after a Maserati sports car was stolen from the home of pop singer Miley Cyrus along with jewelry and other items, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Tylor Scott, 19, and Naomi Charles, 21, both from Arizona, face felony counts of first degree residential burglary, grand theft of personal property, grand theft auto and unlawful driving or taking of a vehicle, prosecutors said.

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's office alleges the pair, who entered their pleas on Monday, broke into Cyrus'Los Angeles home on May 30 and made off with purses and thousands of dollars in clothes along with jewelry and the sports car.

Scott has also been charged with first degree residential burglary and grand theft firearm for a May 15 burglary of a home in Woodland Hills, a Los Angeles suburb, where he is accused of stealing a 9-millimeter Luger handgun.

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