For Immediate Release


SAVANNAH, GA (September 18, 2010): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police  Downtown Special Operation’s takes one man into custody on 12 burglary warrants.

The Savannah Chatham Metro Police Downtown Special Operations responded to the Greyhound Bus station located at 610 W. Oglethorpe Avenue, acting on a tip from the West Feliciana Parish (Louisiana) Sheriff’s Department. The DSO were on the lookout for Hanief Kareem SMITH, 18. They had reason to believe he could be headed toward Savannah.

The DSO spotted SMITH, and were able to take him into custody without incident. SMITH was wanted in Louisiana on 12 counts of Burglary. He was arrested and transported to the Chatham County Detention Center where he is awaiting extradition back to Louisiana.