Whiteland burglary suspect nabbed

October 24, 2013

Police on Tuesday arrested a Johnson County man suspected of a burglary spree in Whiteland. Christopher Mars, 27, initially was arrested on a warrant for probation revocation. During a subsequent search of his car and home, officers found numerous items taken during several home and vehicle robberies early Monday or late Sunday. Items recovered included a chainsaw, GPS equipment, an MP3 player and a violin. Mars also was in possession of a controlled substance.