Cigarette bandits in custody, Beaumont police say - 12 News KBMT and K-JAC. News, Weather and Sports for SE Texas

Cigarette bandits in custody, Beaumont police say

Two men are in jail after police say they burglarized a convenience store and stole cigarettes.

Shortly after 11 p.m. April 17, officers were called to a convenience store located at 55 E. Caldwood in reference to an alarm. The front glass was broken and the business had been burglarized. Numerous packs of cigarettes were stolen.

Officers conducted a traffic stop on a black Pontiac Sunfire in the 3700 block of Quitman and located two suspects inside the vehicle.  The men had several packs of unopened cigarettes. The two are identified by police as Leonard Flowers, 48, of Beaumont, and David Flowers, 46, of Beaumont. Both men were taken to the police station to speak with detectives and then taken to the Jefferson County Jail. They were booked in for Burglary of a Building and each has a bond of $10,000.

  • Submit a news tip

    Do you know of something that would be a good news story?  Enter your email address and select "Submit"  to send it to 12 News HD.  You can also call the news tip line at 409-838-1212

    * denotes required fields
    We're sorry, but only one entry is allowed per person.
    Thank you for your continued interest.

    Thank you for submitting your news idea to 12News HD!

Powered by WorldNow

Newsroom: (409) 838-1212
Front Desk: (409) 833-7512
News Fax: (409) 981-1564
News Email: 12News@kbmt12.com

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KBMT. All Rights Reserved.
Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.