Officials arrest second suspect in cafe burglary - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Officials arrest second suspect in cafe burglary

Jeremy Blankenship. Source: Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office. Jeremy Blankenship. Source: Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office.
Richard Blankenship. Source: Henderson County Jail. Richard Blankenship. Source: Henderson County Jail.
Jeremy Blankenship. Source: Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office. Jeremy Blankenship. Source: Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office.
VAN ZANDT COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

Officials have arrested a second suspect who they believe is connected to a burglary which occurred last week at an East Texas cafe.

The Van Zandt County Precinct 4 Constables office announced Saturday that they have arrested Jeremy Blankenship. Authorities believe he is the second suspect in the burglary, and say he is the son of Richard Blankenship who was arrested in another county earlier in the week.

Authorities believe the father and son combo are responsible for the burglary.

We are continuing to follow the details on this developing story and will have the very latest posted on KLTV.com

Copyright 2013 KLTV. All rights reserved.


Related Stories:

Authorities: Burglar's mistake helps law enforcement locate suspects

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • breaking

    1 killed in Blytheville accident, another killed in shooting

    1 killed in Blytheville accident, another killed in shooting

    Tuesday, May 30 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-05-30 04:00:53 GMT
    Tuesday, May 30 2017 1:27 AM EDT2017-05-30 05:27:24 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Blytheville police have confirmed two people have died Monday night at two separate scenes.

    Blytheville police have confirmed two people have died Monday night at two separate scenes.

  • breaking

    Suspect named in Kennett shooting

    Suspect named in Kennett shooting

    Monday, May 29 2017 2:51 PM EDT2017-05-29 18:51:21 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 11:38 PM EDT2017-05-30 03:38:53 GMT
    Braylon Johnson (Source: Kennett Police Department)Braylon Johnson (Source: Kennett Police Department)

    According to Detective John Higgins of the Kennett Police Department, authorities are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting Monday on South Jackson Street. 

    According to Detective John Higgins of the Kennett Police Department, authorities are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting Monday on South Jackson Street. 

  • Motorcyclists bring awareness to veterans cemetery

    Motorcyclists bring awareness to veterans cemetery

    Monday, May 29 2017 10:35 PM EDT2017-05-30 02:35:39 GMT
    Monday, May 29 2017 11:06 PM EDT2017-05-30 03:06:16 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The second annual Memorial Day Honor Ride was hosted Monday.

    The second annual Memorial Day Honor Ride was hosted Monday.

Powered by Frankly