SAVANNAH, GA (September 2, 2015): Islands Precinct Investigators of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department have made one arrest and recovered more than a dozen guns stolen during a residential burglary in the Forest Hill neighborhood on Monday.
John Bailey, 17, was arrested Tuesday during a warrant service at his residence on the 5300 block of Jasmine Avenue. Guns stolen during the burglary were discovered hidden throughout the property, along with ammunition, clothing and electronics. Bailey is charged with burglary for the Forest Hill incident.
A computer reported stolen on Tuesday from a vehicle on Ralston Way also was recovered at Bailey’s residence, resulting in an entering auto charge.
Detectives are determining whether other suspects were involved.
Anyone with information on this investigation should call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.