Police Arrest Car Burglary Suspect

Published 05/03 2014 08:31PM

Updated 05/03 2014 08:37PM

PEORIA - Peoria police officials say they now have the man responsible for a string of car burglaries over the past several weeks.

Police arrested 24-year-old Spencer Watkins for multiple counts of vehicle burglary and possession of stolen property. Authorities say many of these burglaries took place on the same dates, in large numbers within a small area.

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