2 burglary suspects in custody after traffic stop on Gervais St. - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

2 burglary suspects in custody after traffic stop on Gervais St.

(Source: Michael Rama/Twitter) (Source: Michael Rama/Twitter)
Brandon Bolton (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center) Brandon Bolton (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)
Jonathon Mobley (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center) Jonathon Mobley (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Columbia Police officers have arrested a burglary suspect after he fled during a traffic stop Thursday.

Officers pulled over a vehicle near the intersection of Gervais Street and Trenholm Road and arrested the driver, 42-year-old Jonathon Mobley. While Mobley was being questioned, police say 21-year-old Brandon Bolton, who was a passenger in the vehicle, ran away.

Police say Mobley and Bolton are expected to be charged with burglary and larceny.  They are accused of breaking into a home on Gervais Street and stealing electronics and cash.

Police say a tip from a citizen helped with the investigation.

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