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Burglary Suspects Arrested
Copperas Cove, Texas
Copperas Cove, TEXAS – On October 03, 2020, at approximately 4:57 a.m., a Copperas Cove Police Officer was patrolling the 1100 block of Stewart Street when he observed two male subjects in a residential driveway wearing dark clothing.

The subjects were standing near two parked vehicles. The officer stopped to make contact with the subjects, however; they entered a red sedan and fled the scene. The officer pursued the vehicle and learned it was reported stolen from Morgan’s Point Resort.

The pursuit ended when the driver of the stolen vehicle crashed into a telephone pole on Ogletree Pass. The vehicle was occupied by two male subjects who fled the crash scene on foot. Officers pursued the suspects from the vehicle while other officers began canvassing the area.

Officers apprehended two male suspects; Allen Knight, a 17-year-old, Killeen resident and a 14 year-year-old, Temple resident. Allen Knight was charged with Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity, Evading Arrest or Detention with a Vehicle, Fraudulent Use or Possession of Identifying Information, Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle, Unlawful Carrying Weapons, Evading Arrest or Detention, Duty on Striking Structure, Fixture, or Highway Landscaping Over $200, and Possession of Marijuana Under Two Ounces.

The juvenile was charged with Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity, Unlawful Carrying Weapons, Burglary of Vehicles, Evading Arrest or Detention, and Possession of Marijuana Under Two Ounces.

The investigation in ongoing and additional charges are pending for both suspects.

If you any information on this incident or know the identities of other suspects who may be involved in these incidents, please contact the Copperas Cove Police Department at 254-547- 8222.

If you prefer to remain anonymous you can call Copperas Cove Crime Stoppers at 254- 547-1111.