FAYETTEVILLE POLICE MAKE ARREST IN AGGRAVATED BURGLARY

10/18/2013

            Fayetteville Police Chief Greg Tabor announced today the arrest of one suspect in an Aggravated Residential Burglary at the Cliff’s Apartments.      

            On Sunday, October 13, 2013, at approximately 10:30 P.M., Fayetteville police officers responded to 270 Tanzanite Apartment #6 for a report of a burglary.   Three subjects, one armed with a baseball bat, broke into the apartment and robbed the residents.   

            On Wednesday, October 16, 2013, investigators arrested Jesse WRIGHT, age 19 of Rogers, for Aggravated Residential Burglary, Engaging in Violent Group Activity, Theft of Property and Battery 2nd Degree.    During the interview with Fayetteville police detectives, WRIGHT admitted to entering the apartment with the intent to rob the residents of drugs and money. 

             Fayetteville police detectives are aggressively investigating this incident and are still looking for additional suspects.   Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 479-587-3555.

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