Pair charged with string of car burglaries in Germantown

Jeremiah Smith (left) and Louis Carlisle (right)

Jeremiah Smith (left) and Louis Carlisle (right)

GERMANTOWN, Tenn. — Two men have been charged in connection with a string of car burglaries that were reported Tuesday in Germantown.

Germantown Police were called to the scene in the 7300 block of Bellville Drive when one of the burglaries was happening.

Police said the two suspects ran away when officers arrived but were caught not long after.

Police identified them as Jeremiah Smith, 23, and Louis Carlisle, 31, both of Memphis.

They were charged with five auto burglaries and associated thefts.

Germantown Police said they are also linked to seven previous car burglaries as well as an aggravated burglary. Charges are pending for those cases.