Two Suspects Arrested in Connection to Car Burglaries
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI)-In the last few days several burglaries have taken place along with several arrests. Thursday (11-29) night in Starkville the Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department made two arrest of a suspect they believe is responsible for burglarizing several cars. 18 year-old Trevor Westmoreland and 18 year-old Jonathan Emerson both of Oktibbeha County were arrested in connection to a string of burglaries on New Light Road. Authorities believe Watson and Emerson targeted vehicles near houses and apartment complexes and entered as many as nineteen unlocked vehicles. Westmoreland is charged with one count of receiving stolen property. Emerson is charged with multiple counts of burglary of a vehicle. Westmoreland bonded out and Emerson’s bond is set for later.