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Fourth person of interest in business burglary identified

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Posted at 9:32 AM, Feb 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-16 15:51:46-05

The Scott Police Department has identified a person of interest believed to be involved in the burglary of a business.

Police say the burglary occurred in the early morning hours of Monday, February 7, in Scott.

Wednesday afternoon, Scott Police reported that the fourth arrest was made. The juvenile was brought to Scott Police Department by his parents. The juvenile was booked with Flight from an Officer and then released to his parents.

During the incident on February 7, three individuals identified as Akeem Carmouche, David Dartez, and Kentrelle Jones, were located and arrested after they were allegedly seen by a security guard breaking into a business and attempting to steal vehicles.

Read more on that incident, here.

The fourth person, the juvenile booked Wednesday, was found with the vehicle that Carmouche, Dartez and Jones were in prior to the incident. When located by the police, that person fled on foot and hid in the area.

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