A man is jailed after police caught him trying to steal items from a vehicle in Carbondale
A Jackson County man is jailed after police caught him burglarizing a vehicle Tuesday evening.
Officers responded to the 300 block of West Walnut Street in reference to a report of a vehicle burglary in progress.
They found the suspect still inside the vehicle and in possession of property belonging to the owner of the vehicle.
The suspect initially identified himself under a false name to officers, but later provided his true identity as 37-year-old Gerald Stroud of Vergennes.
Stroud was arrested for Burglary to Motor Vehicle, Obstructing Identification and Possession of a Hypodermic Syringe/Needle.