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Eyewitness information and inter-agency coordination result in quick arrest in Wednesday morning auto burglaries

Post Date:10/09/2019 5:00 PM

Montague Jackson
Age: 21
Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Franklin, TN – Smash and grab auto burglaries were reported at two Franklin daycares this morning. An eyewitness quickly shared information about the suspect and his vehicle allowing Detectives in Franklin to coordinate with several area law enforcement agencies, leading to the arrest of the suspect this afternoon in a Nashville motel room. Evidence from several of the burglaries was recovered inside the room.

Montague Jackson, 21, of Ft. Lauderdale, is being held in the Williamson County Jail on a $50,000 bond. Charged with Auto Burglary, Identity Theft, and Credit Card Fraud, Jackson is due in court at 1 pm on October 17.

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