HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) - Hampton Police have charged five people in connection to two burglaries Thursday and credit alert neighbors for the catches.
Cpl. Mary Shackelford with the Hampton Police Division said Jordain M. Burton, 18, Breyon Christian Rooks, 18, and a 16-year-old male suspect were charged in connection to a burglary in the 400 block of Whealton Road.
Around 9:15 a.m., officers responded to the home for a report of a burglary in progress. The suspects were seen leaving the home with tennis shoes after breaking a front window, Shackelford said.
They have all been charged with burglary and grand larceny.
Milton Malik Jones, 18, and Marquez Rashawn Perkins, 20, are accused in connection to a burglary in the 700 block of Blair Avenue.
Officers responded to a home after a suspicious activity complaint around 3:30 p.m. and found a broken back window. The suspects reportedly took electronics from the home. Shackelford said Jones was captured after a brief foot pursuit and charged with burglary and grand larceny.
Perkins has not been arrested at this time. He has active warrants on file for two counts of burglary and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Anyone with information on Perkins' whereabouts is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
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