Johnson City man arrested in connection to string of auto burglaries
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. - Johnson City Police say they have arrested 41-year-old Jeremy Carson in connection to multiple auto burglaries.
According to police, Carson was stealing form a vehicle on Wendover Drive on Saturday night when they arrived. After being placed in custody, police say they found property belonging to another stolen vehicle nearby that had been broken into earlier that night.
Police took Carson to the hospital for treatment, but say he tried to escape from the hospital on foot. He did not get very far, according to police.
Carson is now being charged with two counts of Auto Burglary, two counts of Theft From a Motor Vehicle, and Simple Possession of Schedule IV Drugs among other charges.