Suspect arrested for campground burglaries

Brandon Rogers (Source: TPSO)
Brandon Rogers (Source: TPSO)

AMITE, LA (WAFB) - A Hammond man has been arrested for several burglaries at an Amite campground.

According to reports, Brandon Rogers, 34, was walking around Sweetwater Campgrounds on North Cooper Rd. in a hard hat and carrying several items.  An employee was able to detain Rogers before deputies arrived and arrested him.

Numerous items were stolen from one of the main cabins, as well as items from vehicles from nearby cabins.

Rogers has been charged with burglary of a business, four counts of vehicle burglary and four counts of possession of stolen property.

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