Deputies: Man arrested for breaking into Jefferson High Admin Bl - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Deputies: Man arrested for breaking into Jefferson High Admin Bldg

Posted: Updated:
MONROE COUNTY, MI (Toledo News Now) -

One person is in custody after deputies say he burglarized the Jefferson High School Administration building early Saturday morning.

According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, it happened around midnight. Deputies were dispatched to Kenny's Market on N. Dixie Hwy.

A caller reported a male subject with an axe standing in front of the building.

When deputies arrived, they were unable to locate the man.

Deputies say while they were on the scene, an alarm was activated at the Jefferson High School Administration building, which is less than a mile down the road.

Deputies arrived on the scene to find a broken window in the building.

While checking the area, a deputy located a suspicious subject on N. Dixie Hwy., near Woodland Beach.

Deputies tracked boot prints in the snow to a male suspect whose boot prints matched the steps. Deputies recovered an axe and other items in the area.

The suspect, who is currently on Parole for breaking and entering, was arrested and transported to the Monroe County Jail.

It is believed that the suspect may have committed other crimes during the night.

The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Monroe County Sheriff's Office at 734-240-7700.

Mobile users, click on the "Video" button in the app to watch this story. Download our app here.

Copyright 2014 Toledo News Now. All rights reserved.

  • NewsNewsMore>>

  • SCMPD searching for southside thief

    SCMPD searching for southside thief

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:55 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:55:28 GMT
    Southside Precinct detectives of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are searching for the suspect responsible for at least two recent thefts on Savannah's southside.  

    More >>
    Southside Precinct detectives of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department are searching for the suspect responsible for at least two recent thefts on Savannah's southside.  

    More >>
  • 17-year-old charged in shooting

    17-year-old charged in shooting

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:52:33 GMT
    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have charged a youth arrested in Garden City with the shooting of a Savannah man during a robbery Aug. 3.

    More >>
    Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have charged a youth arrested in Garden City with the shooting of a Savannah man during a robbery Aug. 3.

    More >>
  • Statesboro, Georgia Southern get ready to 'Paint the Town Blue'

    Statesboro, Georgia Southern get ready to 'Paint the Town Blue'

    Friday, August 22 2014 6:40 PM EDT2014-08-22 22:40:32 GMT
    Georgia Southern football fans in Statesboro have a chance to show their Eagle spirit in the days leading up to the first home game of the 2014 season. The university and the City of Statesboro are teamingMore >>
    The City of Statesboro and Georgia Southern want to spread school spirit for Eagle football.More >>
Powered by WorldNow