CPD arrest 56-year-old burglary, assault suspect

CPD arrest 56-year-old burglary, assault suspect
Jackie Evans (Source: Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center)

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Columbia Police Department is announcing the arrest of 56-year-old Jackie Evans in connection with a burglary and assault investigation.

Evans turned himself into CPD investigators sometime today. He is facing 1st-degree burglary, 1st-degree assault, and grand larceny charges.

Evans is accused of breaking into a home on the 1600 block of Hollywood Drive at 2 a.m. on Oct. 10.

While inside, officials said Evans stole a variety of electronic items and pepper-sprayed a man who came home to find Evans inside. After attacking the man, Evans left the home.

Evans has also been charged with possession of stolen goods in connection with a separate case where several items were reported stolen from a vehicle on Harden Street. The items include electronics and jewelry.

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