FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, IL. (KMOX) – St. Clair County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a man they believe is responsible for a number of car break ins in Fairview Heights.
A resident on Veach Drive heard his vehicle start and leave his driveway. He called police, who tried to stop the vehicle, which then sped-up and crashed in Swansea.
The driver was injured, taken to a hospital, then to jail.
Officials believe he is responsible for about five car break-ins in Fairview Heights.