Contact: Sergeant Joe Bernhard
Columbia Police Department
Public Relations Unit/Mounted Unit supervisor
COLUMBIA POLICE MAKE TWO MORE ARRESTS IN MARTHA DRIVE BURGLARY, CASE 2013-008414
Officers and Detectives of Columbia Police Department made two more arrests in the July 23rd Burglary which occurred in the 3200 block of Martha Drive. Damon Lamont Harris, 21, was arrested on 08-13-13 at 12:39 P.M. at 309 West Worley Street without incident. Martinez Demetrius Jackson, 18, was arrested later at 1:59 P.M. near the intersection of West Sexton Road and Banks Avenue after he assaulted officers and ran from them.
Damon Harris was arrested for Second Degree Burglary, Felony Stealing, and Second Degree Property Damage. His total bond amount is $9,500.00.
Martinez Jackson was arrested for the following:
Second Degree Burglary, bond $4,500
Felony Stealing, bond $4,500
Resisting Arrest, bond $4,500
Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer, bond $500
Second Degree Property Damage, bond $500
Warrant for Failure to Appear, 2nd Degree Robbery, bond $500
Warrant for Failure to Appear, Assault, bond $216.50
Warrant for Failure to Appear, No Operators License, bond $500
Warrant for Failure to Appear, 1st Degree Trespassing, bond $500
Columbia Police already arrested Ladame Smith, 19, in connection with this burglary on 08-11-13. The case is still under investigation and more arrests are possible.