Mt. Juliet police Capt. Tyler Chandler said officers arrested Jason Michael Tallent, 27, when he was found breaking into unlocked cars in Willoughby Station. Chandler said a homeowner spotted Tallent and called police.
Tallent was charged Sunday with burglary of a motor vehicle and theft of property and booked in at the Wilson County Jail on $7,500 bond, where he remained.
On May 17, Tallent was charged with burglary of a motor vehicle, unlawful possession of a weapon and public drunkenness and booked in at Wilson County Jail on $5,000 bond. He was released three days later and remained out on bond Sunday when he was charged for the second time.