Tallahassee, FL - This morning (1-25), at approximately 4:53AM, the Tallahassee Police Department responded to an in-progress auto burglary in the 700 block of West Carolina Street. Upon arrival, Sergeant Kevin Taylor witnessed 36-year-old suspect, Alonzo Harrison, entering the rear window of a black Ford Ranger.
Sergeant Taylor observed Harrison with flashlight in hand rummaging through the inside of the Ford Ranger. Sergeant Taylor waited in concealment for back-up officers to arrive; once back-up officers were on scene Harrison was quickly apprehended without incident. While on scene Harrison revealed he had an accomplice, 22-year-old Cecil Smart. Smart was located not far the scene and taken into custody.
Further investigation revealed Harrison and Smart had burglarized three vehicles in the area. Both suspects were arrested and transported to jail.
Alonzo A Harrison, B/M, 06/22/74 Charges: 2 counts of Auto Burglary, and Criminal Mischief –Over $200 under $1000
Cecil Smart, B/M, 07/08/88, Charges: Auto Burglary, and Criminal Mischief $1000 or more