Two 19-year-olds facing burglary charges

Two 19-year-olds facing burglary charges
Joel Kendall (Source: Jackson County Jail)
Joel Kendall (Source: Jackson County Jail)
Jeremy Buchanan (Source: Jackson County Jail)
Jeremy Buchanan (Source: Jackson County Jail)

DESOTO, IL (KFVS) - Two 19-year-olds are facing burglary charges out of Jackson County, Illinois.

Joel Kendall, 19, of DeSoto, was charged with burglary and underage consumption of alcohol.

Jeremy Buchanan, 19, of DeSoto, was charged with burglary.

According to the sheriff's office, a neighbor on South Hickory Street in DeSoto told the sheriff's office on Saturday around 9:14 p.m., he saw two males carrying items from a neighboring property and they left in a white sedan last seen headed towards Murphysboro on Route 149.

Murphysboro police and the Jackson County Sheriff's Office found the suspect's vehicle and a traffic stop was made.

Officers searched the vehicle and say they found stolen property from a home on South Hickory.

An investigation continues.

Kendall and Buchanan were booked into the Jackson County Jail awaiting a bond hearing.

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