Savannah-Chatham Metro Police have arrested a teenager in connection with two burglaries on East Duffy Street.
Thairique Jones, 17, was apprehended Thursday morning.
At approximately 11 a.m., SCMPD responded to a residence on the 1100 block of East Duffy Street after police received a tip from a citizen. Police searched the property and recovered several items of stolen property including a long rifle, laptops, cell phones, more than 500 rounds of ammunition of various calibers, military equipment and marijuana.
Jones was arrested without incident. He is charged with two counts of burglary in the first degree, one count of theft by receiving stolen property, one count of possession of drug related objects and marijuana possession. Additional charges may be pending.
This case remains under investigation.
Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124.
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