Man burglarizes vehicles and is arrested

WASHINGTON – Daviess County deputies arrested a male responsible for several vehicle burglaries.

On Thursday, the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office executed search warrants at various locations as part of an investigation into the recent reports of thefts throughout the county.

As a result, 23-year-old Brayton L. White of Washington was arrested and charged with several counts of theft, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of marijuana.

An abundant number of items, including two stolen handguns, have been recovered.

The investigation continues as police process the recovered items and determine who the owners are.

The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the public for providing security footage, doorbell camera footage, and other information that led to this arrest.