Burglary arrest helps Lawton officers solve other burglaries

LAWTON, OK (KSWO)

Some Lawton officers are getting credit for helping solve several burglary cases after arresting a man for a burglary earlier this week.

Lawton Police department is recognizing Sergeant Mark Geer and other officers for their help in arresting this man, Octavian Wilson.

Police say after officers responded to a burglary at a home on Sunday, they located Wilson a short time later and discovered he was also driving a stolen vehicle.

They say he confessed to stealing the vehicle and other items, along with burglarizing other homes which led to several other burglary cases getting solved.

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