Three detained following Whitehaven police search

Whitehaven/ Millbranch and Holmes

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The suspect who triggered a police search is now in custody along with two other men accused of breaking into a Whitehaven home.

According to police, they received a call from the 5200 block of Santa Monica after someone spotted three prowlers break into a home.

Officers responded and took two of the men into custody. The third fled the scene leading to an active search involving at least one K9 unit and a Memphis police helicopter.

That man was later detained in the 5100 block of Millbranch.

No injuries were reported.

So far, authorities have not identified the three suspects.