JPD issued the following statement:
On Friday, October 2, 2015 at approx. 1720 hours, Jackson Police officers responded to New Stage Theater at 1100 Carlisle St. regarding a carjacking. The victim was approached by two suspects, one armed with a handgun. The suspects took a white in color Toyota Camry from the victim and fled the scene.
On Friday, October 9, 2015 at approx. 2129 hours, Jackson Police officers responded to the area of Jefferson St. near Morningside St. regarding a armed robbery of an individual. The victim was approached by a suspect armed with a handgun demanding belongings. The suspect robbed the victim for several belongings and fled the scene in a white Toyota Camry matching the description of the carjacked vehicle.
Suava Blaire has been identified in all three incidents and has been charged with Armed Carjacking, Armed Robbery of an Individual and Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer. He's been booked into the city jail awaiting an initial appearance.
The cases are still under investigation and more arrests and/or charges are still possible.