CF Police Arrest Residential Burglars (Pics)
Early Sunday morning burglaries in Cedar Falls have led to the arrests of four individuals.
According to the Cedar Falls Police Department, early Sunday morning (12/27/15) police were called to respond to a series of residential burglaries. Just before 5:00 A.M. officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of College St. on a report of four males pounding on a door. The men never did gain entry, but the witness was able to describe the vehicle, a silver Honda Pilot.
Then, just after 5:00 A.M., officers were dispatched to the 2600 block of Covey Ct. on a report of a burglary in progress. The home owners reported that the subjects were inside their home. The subjects fled the area when the home owner discovered them.
Shortly after 6:00 A.M., officers were once again dispatched to another report of a burglary. This time in the 1900 block of W. 18th St with the burglary still in progress. A neighbor noticed people were inside an adjoining residence, and knew the residents were out of town. Officers discovered the door kicked in and the residence had been ransacked.
At 6:27 AM, officers were dispatched to another burglary in progress in the 700 block of Lilac Ln. The resident heard her door being kicked in and discovered the suspects inside her residence. They fled in a silver SUV when confronted.
A short time later, a University of Northern Iowa Police Officer observed a silver Honda Pilot in the area of University Ave and Valley Park Dr. UNI and Cedar Falls Officers stopped the vehicle and discovered evidence of the crime spree in plain view.
As a result of the subsequent investigation the following subjects were each charged two counts of Burglary - 2nd Degree, a Class "C" Felony and one count of 3rd Degree Burglary, a Class "D" Felony.
Ny'Jawon V. Alexander (18 YOA)
Corion Pursley (21 YOA)
Jacane Campbell (21 YOA)
Dewon Campbell Jr. (17 YOA)
Dewon Campbell Jr. was also charged with Malicious Prosecution (A Serious Misdemeanor) for providing incorrect information that was filed with the courts.
A Class "C" Feloony is punishable by a sentence up to 10 years in prison and a fine up to $10,000, a Class "D" Felony is punsihable by a sentence up to 5 years in prison and a fine up to $7,500 and a Serious Misdemeanor is punishable by a sentence up to 1 year in jail and a fine up to $1,875.