FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Office: (504) 712-2252
Suspicious person call leads to three arrests for burglarizing unlocked vehicles
(1) Everette Campbell, 20, 3511 Inwood Drive, in Algiers
(2) Desmond Campbell, 17, 3511 Inwood Drive, in Algiers, and
(3) Taj Merriel, 20, 3931 Kathleen Street, in New Orleans.
Everette and Desmond Campbell were each charged with the crimes of simple burglary (4-counts) and illegal possession of a stolen firearm.
Taj Merriel was charged with the crimes of simple burglary (4 counts), illegal possession of a stolen firearm, and a fugitive warrant from NOPD.
Bond was set at 100,000.00 each. Although bond was set at $100,000 each, Everette and Desmond Campbell were released from the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center due to prison overcrowding. Merriell remains in custody.
Officers Chad Hoffman and Paul Montgomery are in charge of the investigation.
Kenner Police Chief Michael J. Glaser urges anyone with information concerning these burglaries, Taj Merriel, Everette or Desmond Campbell, to call the Kenner Police Department at (504) 712-2222 or Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.