Friday, April 15, 2011

Cookeville Man Arrested For Burglary, Conspiracy

A Cookeville man has been charged with aggravated burglary and conspiracy to commit burglary after an investigation by Monterey Police Detective Mike Phillips.  According to warrants in the case,  35-year-old Eddie Gean Cowan of Joe Rawlings Road was an accomplice with three other men who broke into a home on Phillips Drive in Monterey.  A black duffel bag and several items were taken in the burglary -- altogether worth nearly ten thousand dollars. According to state law, the offense of conspiracy is committed if two or more people each act for the purpose of committing a crime. Cowan will be arraigned in General Sessions Court next month.