SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Springfield man is charged with breaking into a vehicle after a police investigation.

According to Springfield Police Spokesperson Ryan Walsh, at around 8:25 p.m. on Friday 28-year-old Jerome Burgess of Springfield was arrested on the 0-100 block of Catharine Street on multiple arrest warrants based on separate investigations by Springfield Police Detectives assigned to the Auto-Theft Unit.

Detectives identified Burgess as a suspect in breaking into cars and stealing several items on Thompson Street on May 24th. At the time of his arrest, officers seized a bag of cocaine on him.

Jerome Burgess is charged with the following:

  • Arrest Warrant
    – Breaking and Entering into a Vehicle – Daytime for a Felony
    – Breaking and Entering into a Vehicle – Daytime for a Felony
    – Threat to a Commit a Crime
    – Larceny under $1200
  • Arrest Warrant
    – Breaking and Entering into a Vehicle – Daytime for a Felony
    – Breaking and Entering into a Vehicle – Daytime for a Felony
    – Larceny under $1200
  • Default Warrant
    – Unarmed Burglary
    – Larceny under $1200
  • Possession of a Class B Drug