FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sgt. Brian McGregor
Office: (504) 712-2252
Date: May 12, 2011
Probation violator arrested for multiple counts of
- A man on probation for simple burglary
until1 11/3/2011 was arrested Wednesday (May 11, 2011) and
charged with three counts of simple burglary.
Justin Robinette, 19, who provided a
home address of 4709 West Metairie Avenue, Metairie, was arrested for three separate burglaries that
were reported to Kenner Police on April 17, 2011.
The burglaries occurred on Lisa Drive, in Kenner, which is located in the Driftwood
Burglarized were two detached sheds and a
Tools, money and jewelry were taken
and later recovered by Kenner Police.
Although Robinette was identified by
witnesses as the person who committed the three burglaries,
Robinette was interviewed by Detective Joseph McRae and
confessed to the residential burglary on
Lisa Drive, but denied committing the
Robinette was charged with two
counts of simple burglary concerning the shed burglaries, and
one count of simple burglary of an inhabited dwelling for the
Jefferson Parish East bank Probation
and Parole also arrested Robinette for probation violations.
At the time of this press release,
Robinette remains in custody, no bond has been set.
Chief Steve Caraway urges anyone with
information concerning this incident, to call the Kenner Police
Department at (504) 712-2222, or Crimestoppers at (504)
Detective Joseph McRae is in charge of the investigations.