Metairie man arrested on burglary spree involving unlocked vehicles

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 Date:     2/12/17

Metairie man arrested on burglary spree involving unlocked vehicles 

 Kenner - On Saturday, February 11, 2017, Jesus Ceballos, 35, who provided the home address of 1025 Carrollton Avenue, Metairie, was arrested and booked with multiple counts of simple burglary and contributing to the delinquency of juveniles concerning a burglary spree of unlocked vehicles in Kenner. 

 Ceballos was originally arrested by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office for burglarizing unlocked vehicles in Metairie.  It was during that arrest, Ceballos was found to be in possession of property taken from unlocked vehicles in Kenner.  The Kenner vehicle burglaries were reported on February 6, 2017.  The burglaries occurred in the 4200 block of Paradis Lane, and between the 3500 & 3800 blocks of Tulane Drive, in Kenner.  Property taken from the unlocked vehicles consisted of a phone charger, blue tooth speaker, several pocket knives, credit cards, money, jewelry, gift cards, CD’s, and sunglasses. 

 Ceballos was interviewed by Kenner Police Detective Trey Hille concerning the Kenner burglaries.  Ceballos admitted that he and four known juveniles (two-15 years old and two-16 years old), traveled through the neighborhoods listed looking for unlocked vehicles to burglarize and removed property from within. 

 At the time of this press release, Ceballos has been charged with five (5) counts of simple burglary, and four (4) counts of contributing to the delinquency of juveniles, concerning the Kenner vehicle burglaries.  Ceballos remains in custody; his bond was set at $232,000.00.   Additional arrests are expected concerning these vehicle burglaries.  

 Kenner Police Chief Michael J. Glaser encourages anyone who may have information concerning these vehicle burglaries or Jesus Ceballos to call Detective Trey Hille at (504) 712-2213.    




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