Coach Sanders’ stolen boombox returned


JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – According to Jackson Police Officer Sam Brown, the boombox belonging to Jackson State’s head football coach has been returned. It was returned to the university on Tuesday.

Coach Deion Sanders said the boombox was taken from his truck early Monday morning by a suspect in a white suburban. His vehicle was parked at a hotel.

Sanders said the boombox was given to him as a birthday gift by a friend and has a sentimental value.

On Tuesday, Jackson police released a surveillance picture of a man wanted for multiple burglaries in the 2800 block of North State Street during the early morning hours of January 18. They said the suspect was in a white suburban.

12 News reached out to JPD to find out if this is the suspect wanted in the Sanders’ case. We are waiting to hear back from them. If you have any information on this vehicle or the suspect, call Jackson Police at 601-960-1234. 

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