UPDATE: (10/18/2019) — Investigators with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office say a man is now facing charges for allegedly breaking into cars in the Town and Country area of Monroe.
According to online police records, 18-year-old Jeremy Wilson was arrested by Louisiana State Police during a traffic stop. Wilson was a passenger in a car that was traveling on I-20 and was pulled over for illegal lane usage.
Wilson is booked in OCC with a bond of $33,250.
Below is the full press release from OPSO:
An investigation by Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Investigators into several recent vehicle burglaries in the Town and Country area of Monroe has led to the arrest of the suspect, Jeremy Deonte Wilson of Monroe.
Wilson was arrested October 17, 2019 and booked into OCC on the charges of 6 cts. of Simple Burglary, 1 ct. Illegal Possession of Stolen Things, and 1 ct. of Resisting Arrest.
The investigation is continuing.
MONROE, La. (10/16/2019) — Investigators with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Office are currently searching for a suspect who was caught on camera breaking into a vehicle.
According to police, the surveillance video above was taken on October 14 at a home on Woodlawn Drive.
A suspect can be seen riding a bicycle up to the house before he breaks into the vehicle.
Purses, wallets, and cash are among the items that were stolen.
If you know who this is, please call the OPSO at 318-329-1200.