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APD arrest man for a series of burglaries

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel) - Police say they have arrested an Alexandria man for a series of burglaries.

According to Alexandria Police Department, they have arrested 26-year-old Leon M. Jeffers and charged him with thirteen counts of burglary.

APD said officers were dispatched to an apartment complex in the 1400 block of King Arthur Blvd. around 3:15 a.m. on Wednesday morning.  The officers spoke with the security guard who reported that they saw Jeffers trying to enter vehicles in the parking lot. The security officer detained Jeffers and contacted the police.

Jeffers was transported to the Rapides Parish Detention Center.

The investigation is ongoing.

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