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One charged after December burglary in Geneva; second suspect remains at-large

Police report the arrest of a 37-year-old Geneva man following a burglary near Maxwell Ave. and Pleasant St. in December.

Officers were called to that location for a burglary in progress complaint, and upon arrival- stated that two males entered his home through an unlocked door with a handgun.

The victim said that the males attempted to tie him up at which time a struggle ensued.


The victim stated that the suspects then fled the house. He suffered several injuries- including head trauma, a fractured foot, and several bruises.

Police say the second male remains at large. However, Matthew Jackson, 37, a parolee from the Geneva-area, was taken into custody after an intense investigation.

He was charged with felony first-degree burglary and held for arraignment.

The investigation remains active.