Johnson County deputies catch suspect in burglary spree

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Police in Johnson County believe they have caught the man responsible for a rash of home burglaries.

Deputies spotted an Oldsmobile Bravada belonging to the suspect on a county road in Johnson County and chased him up SR 135 into Marion County, where the man was finally caught.

Johnson County Sheriff Doug Cox says 54-year-old John Gibson had stolen goods in the SUV when he was stopped. Police have already connected Gibson to two burglaries and are checking to see if he's involved in more.

Gibson was also wanted for escape for leaving his parole home in Marion County.