Three from LaPlace arrested in Kenner car burglaries
Kenner - Three people have been arrested
after an alert citizen notified police that individuals where
burglarizing a vehicle in the 700 block of St. Julien Drive, in
On Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at approximately 02:56 a.m., the
Kenner Police Department received a telephone call from a citizen
reporting they had observed a male subject burglarizing a vehicle
and run towards Chateau Boulevard, in Kenner.
Responding officers located, Jessie Bailey 20, of 1516
Ellerslie Drive, in LaPlace, Clarence Scott, 20, and Brianna Bolden,
18 of 205 Belle Terre Boulevard, LaPlace, fleeing the area in a 2012
Ford Fusion, black in color. The
vehicle was registered to Bailey’s father.
Bailey, Scott, and Bolden, were arrested after it was learned
they were burglarizing unlocked vehicles on St. Julien and Rhone
Drive, in Kenner.
Bailey, Scott, and Bolden, were interviewed by Detectives Jesse
Johnson and Harold Pendergast and admitted there involvement in the
car burglaries. Motive
for the car burglaries was they needed money.
Bailey, Scott, and Bolden were each charged with crime of
simple burglary 4-counts, for burglaries that were found to have
committed in the 600 block of St. Julien (1), the 700 block of St.
Julien (1), and the 4200 block of Rhone Drive (2), in Kenner.
Taken in the burglaries was a laptop computer, GPS, and IPOD.
At the time of arrest, Bailey was on probation; having plead
guilty to the crime of simple burglary on June 27, 2013, concerning
a March 12, 2013 vehicle burglary for which he stole a gun from an
unlocked vehicle in the 5200 block of Wade Drive, Kenner.
Bailey received a 5 year sentence, which was suspended and
placed on active probation until 6/27/2016.
Bailey was additionally charged with probation violations by
Probation and Parole.
At the time of this press release, Bailey, Scott, and Bolden
remain 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) 822-1111.
Detective Harold Pendergast is in charge of the
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