Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 1:25pm, a Beaumont Police Officer was patrolling the area of 2100 Washington when he observed a stolen black BMW. The officer recognized this as an active stolen vehicle out of our city. The officer recognized the driver, KENDRICK MALBROUGH, as a person of interest in a recent homicide. The officer turned around to stop the vehicle. Malbrough fled in the stolen vehicle for a brief time, stopped in the 2200 block of Rockwell and fled on foot. The passenger remained in the vehicle. The passenger lied about his name but was later identified as JAQUAVIAN MAYBERRY and was found to have a probation violation warrant from Marietta Georgia. Several units, including two K-9 units, responded and helped locate Malbrough hiding under stairs at a residence at San Jacinto and Rockwell. He was taken into custody without incident. Officers recovered two handguns. Malbrough and Mayberry were transported to the Beaumont Police Department to speak with detectives and were later transported to Jefferson County Jail.
KENDRICK LERON MALBROUGH, 22 year old Beaumont resident, was charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, Evading Arrest/Detention with Previous Convictions, Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle and two warrants for Evading Arrest/Detention Previous Conviction and Evading Detention with a Motor Vehicle.
JAQUAVIAN MORRO MAYBERRY, 19 year old Beaumont resident, was charged with Fail to ID-Fugitive and Possession of a Controlled Substance. (drugs that were later found hidden in his clothing)