17-year-old arrested for burglary of a vehicle

Jakarius Wilson

Wednesday, June 13, at 3:55 a.m., a Beaumont police officer was patrolling the 2300 block of North 21st Street when he saw two males burglarizing a white Dodge Ram pickup truck. Both males attempted to flee but the officer was able to catch Jakarius Wilson, a 17-year-old Beaumont resident. The second male was not apprehended. He is a black male, approximately 5-foot-8 and 180 pounds. He was wearing red shorts and may go by the name “Trey.”

Jakarius was transported to Jefferson County Jail and booked in for burglary of a vehicle.

If you have information about the second auto burglar, contact Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at (409) 833-TIPS or download the P3 TIPS app and submit your tip with your cell phone. ALL tips are anonymous, and you could be eligible for a cash reward.

— BPD

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