Three arrested on auto burglary, theft charges


Executive Prodcuer - Josh Morgan

JACKSON CO., Ill. - Three people are behind bars in Jackson County, Illinois this morning on charges of auto burglary and theft.

26-year-old James L. Smith and 37-year-old Little Joe Smith of Jonesboro, along with 21-year-old Jamie Lynn Smith of Anna, were arrested after a caller reported a person breaking the window of his vehicle and removing five shotguns.

This happened on North Spillway Road in rural Gorham, Illinois.  The suspects were later located by authorities traveling south on Highway 3 in a different vehicle.

All three suspects were taken into custody without incident and are currently lodged in the Jackson County Jail.