Monday, just after 4:30 pm, CPD officers were dispatched to 1610 Washington Avenue in reference to burglary of a home. Entry into the home was gained by breaking out a kitchen window. Once inside the residence, the suspects found the homeowner’s guns and left the residence and hid the guns in several different locations. Criminal Investigations was contacted and took over the investigation.
Investigators started canvassing the area of Washington Ave Tuesday and made field contacts with everybody possible within a three block radius. Within minutes after Investigators returned to the station, Crime Stoppers received information which led to the arrests of the burglars and recovery of the stolen property: four shotguns, two rifles, and two pistols.
Three suspects were arrested. Letavis Jatun Murry, 17, 1513 Washington Avenue, was charged with Burglary of a Dwelling. No bond or court date has been set for Murry.
The other two suspects arrested were juveniles.0