Macon Police arrest a man carrying away stolen equipment from a local business.
They say 48-year old Jonathan Lamar Jackson, Senior had loaded up copper air conditioning coils, cell phones, and other stolen items from American Mechanical at 1178 Hightower Road.
He was arrested near Eisenhower Parkway and Edgewood Avenue. Jackson was identified by the business owner and surveillance video. He then confessed to investigators and was taken to the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center.
Jackson is charged with felony theft by taking and criminal trespass.
In an MPD news release, Chief Mike Burns said, "The public needs to know, as evidenced by the array of items found in Jonathan Jackson's possession and his nine previous arrests - making a single arrest has the potential to solve many crimes. Excellent work by Precinct 2 officers, MPD investigators and Bibb County deputies."
The case remains under investigation.