Jonesboro police search for burglary suspect caught on camera

Jonesboro police search for burglary suspect caught on camera
Jonesboro police are investigating a residential burglary earlier this month in which a firearm was taken. (Source: Jonesboro Police Department Facebook page)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A security system helped capture the scene as a burglary suspect broke into the back door of a house as police hope to capture the suspect involved.

According to a post on the Jonesboro Police Department Facebook page, officers went to Southbrook Drive on April 3 after getting a call about an alarm.

We need your help with the identification of a suspect in a Residential Burglary and Theft of a Firearm. On April 3rd, JPD Officers responded to an alarm on Southbrook Drive. The back door had been kicked in while the residents were out of town. Luckily, the home owner caught it on his security system. If you have any information regarding this suspect, contact the Jonesboro Police Department at 870-935-5657 or CrimeStoppers, 935-STOP.

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Friday, April 19, 2019

The back door was kicked in and police said a firearm was taken from the house.

“Luckily, the homeowner caught it on his security system,” the post noted.

Anyone with information on the case can call Jonesboro police at 870-935-5657 or Crimestoppers at 870-935-STOP.

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