Altus Man Arrested for Stealing Cars from Dealership
ALTUS, Okla_ Altus police have arrested a
man for stealing two automobiles from a local car dealership.
Johnny Loren Burnett is in the Jackson County Jail for his alleged part in
stealing two cars from Wilmes Chevrolet in Altus.
up at Wilmes around 6:20 PM Tuesday to investigate the auto theft. They called
OnStar, who located the vehicle. Police stopped the driver in the 100 block of
North Lee shortly after.
traffic stop, someone else pulled up to the scene and approached police. Police
later found that car was also stolen from the same dealership 10 days prior.
currently being held in the Jackson County Jail on two counts of knowingly
concealing stolen property and two counts of larceny of an automobile. Investigators
questioned the other person and released him. Official charges have not yet
been filed, because the investigation is ongoing. We'll keep you updated.