Man arrested and charged with breaking-in and stealing from vehicles at Mercedes Plant
The Tuscaloosa County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man who they believe is responsible for several vehicle break-ins and property theft from the Mercedes-Benz Plant in Vance.
Ja’Leon De’Shawn Patterson was arrested Tuesday, Jan. 3 when deputies spotted the suspect’s vehicle in the parking lot.
TCSO Deputy Jessica McDaniel said multiple vehicles were reported to have been burglarized on two separate days: Dec. 12 and 20. Several items were allegedly stolen from many of the vehicles.
Patterson was charged with 11 counts of unlawful breaking and entering of a motor vehicle.