Two people have been arrested on charges of Possession of Stolen Property and Possession of a Stolen Vehicle in connection with 56 area auto burglaries.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies say that 19 year-old David Salazar, and 20 year-old Carmon Faries, both of Murphysboro, stole 56 cars over the last two months.
Investigators found many of the stolen items at a home on New Era Road. A joint investigation is being conducted by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, Murphysboro and Carbondale Police Departments. The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are possible.