Officers arrested and booked Justin Ballard. 110 Martin Luther King Drive, Abbeville for two counts of Burglary of a Vehicle and Resisting an Officer. The investigation is ongoing and further charges may be filed.
Chief Coleman wishes to commend the officers working the burglaries for their quick response and apprehension of the suspect. Chief Coleman further commends the citizens calling in to the department to report this suspicious activity.
The Citizen and Law Enforcement working together makes our city a safer place and help reduce the amount of all types of criminal activity by striking fear into the heart of the criminal.
The Abbeville Police Department and Chief Rick Coleman, encourage any and all citizen of Abbeville to contact the police department if they have concerns of illegal activity in their neighborhood. The number to call is 893-2511 or the TIPS line at 892-6777.