Man charged in connection to 30 break-ins appears in court

Man charged in connection to 30 break-ins appears in court

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A man charged in connection to 30 break-ins was in court Tuesday.

According to court documents,18-year-old Lane Fears is charged with 30 counts of breaking or entering. He's accused of breaking into cars from the Northeast side of Jonesboro to the South and Southwest of Jonesboro. Six guns were stolen from different victims. Other items taken out of the vehicles value around $16,010.

It's believed that at least one of the break-ins were caught on camera.

Fears reportedly admitted to police that he and another man were responsible for the break-ins, and they were trying to return some of the stolen property because they realized they knew the victims.

Police were able to recover a few stolen items from a vehicle.

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