Man arrested, another sought in car break-ins

Richmond County authorities have charged one man and are looking for another after a series of car break-ins in west Augusta.

According to a news release, Freddie Walker has been charged with entering an auto in reference to vehicle break-ins at First Baptist Church, Omni, the Ice Forum, Georgia Military Academy and a break-in in North Augusta. Investigators said the incidents began in the latter part of April, with the most recent one May 12.

The arrest came after investigators located a sky blue '90s model Chrysler New Yorker used in the crimes.

Investigators are also looking for 26-year-old Hubbard Garrett III , a suspect in the Richmond County break-ins who has an outstanding warrant in North Augusta . It is unknown if he is associated with Walker, police said.