Traffic stop busts burglar in Flowood - - Jackson, MS

Traffic stop busts burglar in Flowood

FLOWOOD, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A routine traffic stop nabs a burglar before the call is even made to Flowood Police.

Sergeant Jason Johns pulled over John Frederick Allen, 25 years old of Jackson, on Lakeland Drive Saturday.

Officer Johns noticed a bleeding cut on Allen's arm and two purses in the front passenger seat.

Authorities were soon alerted two vehicles had been broken into at Parkway Place movie theater where the purses were stolen.

Allen faces a variety of charges including two counts of auto burglary.

Allen is also being investigated for an auto burglary in Mobile, Alabama.

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