2 arrested, 1 wanted for home burglaries in Clinton

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UPDATE: 12/12/2019 10:45 a.m.

CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) – Clinton Police said a residential burglary suspect turned himself in.

Cedric Robinson is charged with five counts of residential burglary in Clinton. He is expected to appear in court on December 12, 2019. Additional charges related to similar crimes in other jurisdictions are anticipated.

Cedric Robinson

“I am extremely proud of the work of CPD detectives in working to solve these cases from Clinton and other jurisdictions. Much appreciation goes to the Hinds County Sheriff’s Department and the Byram Police Department for their partnership in the investigation and solution to these crimes. Clinton, Jackson and the metro area is safer due to this partnership between these three agencies,” stated Mayor Phil Fisher.

CPD is still seeking information on the whereabouts of 47-year-old Brooke Geraldine Robbins of Jackson.

Brooke Geraldine Robbins

CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Clinton Police Department responded to several targeted “home for sale” burglaries over the span of three months.

This past week, detectives identified three suspects believed to be responsible for the burglaries across the metro Jackson area.

The suspects are listed below.

  • 39-year-old Cedric Lemonde Robinson of Jackson (wanted)
  • 47-year-old Brooke Geraldine Robbins of Jackson (wanted)
  • 42-year-old Michael Shane Harris of Greenville (in police custody)

According to Clinton Police, they executed a search warrant at a home on Lake of Pines Drive in Jackson on the night of Friday, December 6, 2019.

Detectives reportedly seized more than 40 stolen items. They said some of the items originated from crimes in Clinton. Victims or owners of the other items from the neighboring jurisdictions have not been identified.

If you, or someone you know, are a victim of a recent house burglary, you are asked to contact the Clinton Police Department with a description of the property being sought. If the Clinton Police Department has your property, victims will need to furnish a police report indicating that the property in question was stolen.

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