Savannah-Chatham Metro Police have arrested a Savannah man
suspected in a series of crimes. Terah Kamal Jones, 25, was arrested at a Newel
Street address in west Savannah Wednesday night by members of the U.S. Marshals
Southeast Regional Task Force and Central Precinct detectives.
Jones has been charged with two burglaries. Police are also
investigating at least nine similar burglaries in the Savannah area as well as
thefts in Richmond Hill and Pooler.
Police say Jones was paroled in September after serving 15 months
of a 60-month sentence for theft by receiving, theft by taking, receiving
stolen goods and theft by receiving stolen property.
Kimberly Pollard, 36, Mark Anthony Smalls, Jr., 21, Tron Lamar
Smith, 26, and Jahrell Lamar Ulmer, 20, are all known associates of Jones and
police have arrested them on similar charges. The most recent arrest was
Pollard by Island Precinct officers. He was charged with theft by receiving
stolen property, theft by receiving stolen property-auto and theft by deception
Metro crime stats show residential burglaries are up 12 percent
this year over last year.