At left, Blake Fitzgerald
At right, Branden Willis
Further investigation by the JPD after locating the vehicle on Range Line Road led the officers to 2802 N. Santa Fe where the two male subjects were contacted. Blake Fitzgerald, 27, of the address was arrested for first degree burglary, vehicle tampering and theft. Branden Willis, 26, of 910 S. Jackson was arrested for first degree burglary and theft.
Paperwork has been submitted to the Jasper County prosecutor's office for consideration of formal charges.