Man Charged for Two Burglaries in Duluth

By KBJR News 1

Man Charged for Two Burglaries in Duluth

May 3, 2012 Updated May 3, 2012 at 5:02 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (Northland’s NewsCenter) – 29-year-old, Jeremy Carter of Duluth, was arrested Wednesday for two burglaries.

The owner of Horseshoe Billiards at 2415 West Superior Street, called Police after he walked into his office and interrupted a burglary in progress around 3:30 p.m.

Police say he yelled at the solo male suspect who then allegedly knocked him down to the ground and fled.

Officers located the suspect at 26th Avenue West and First Street at 4:19 p.m.

Carter admitted being at Horseshoe Billiards and getting into an altercation with the owner. He also admitted running back to his hotel room and changing clothes at the Motel 6 before getting arrested.

Officers had taken a burglary report that happened at a nearby business earlier in the day.

Police Investigators executed a search warrant on Carter’s hotel room and located the items from both burglaries.

Carter has been charged for 1st Degree Burglary, 3rd Degree Burglary and 5th Degree Assault.

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