LPD make series of arrest in connection with string of burglaries

From press and staff reports


Investigators have arrested two suspects behind a string of break-ins and burglaries.

Police believe a group of at least 5 people is behind the crimes, which have been committed at homes and marijuana businesses. 4 of the 5 suspects are currently in custody, officers said Friday.

The Louisville Police Department over the past month has been investigating a string of business and vehicle burglaries and break-ins. The burglaries were committed at least 8 locations and were all linked.

As a result of the investigation with tips from the public and CrimeStoppers, two adult suspects have been arrested.

Tyrese Holmes of Louisville is charged with 8 counts of building burglaries and Darius Watson of Louisville is charged with 5 counts of building burglary. One juvenile has been questioned and charged.

More arrests may result from the continuing investigation.

Anyone with information concerning Winston County or city of Louisville crimes should call 662-773-9999 to make anonymous tips.