Eugene, Ore. – On May 17, 2023, the Lane County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an in-progress burglary at a business in the 4000 blk of Franklin Blvd.
The caller advised they observed a man exit the business through an open window before departing on foot on a nearby bike path. The caller was able to provide a good description of the suspect and the clothing that he was wearing.
Deputies arrived in the area and located a male matching the suspect description. They contacted the male and were able to determine that he had stolen nearly $500 worth of merchandise including clothing and a knife. He was identified as 33-year-old Jesse Lee Wilcox.
Wilcox was taken into custody and lodged at the Lane County Jail on charges of Burglary in the 2nd Degree and Theft in the 2nd Degree.
News Release from Lane Co. Sheriff’s Office
Posted on FlashAlert: May 22nd, 2023 10:47 AM