MOOREVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Lee County authorities have one suspect in custody and are on the trail of another following 2 recent burglaries.
51 year old Jeffrey Lesley of Mooreville is being held on a $150,000 bond.
Investigators think Lesley and 51 year old John Wesley Newell broke into Yard Barns on Highway 178 and took some cash.
That crime happened last Friday (1/25/2013).
2 weeks earlier, the pair allegedly tried to steal the ATM from the Pizza Inn Express on Highway 371, but were unsuccessful.
John Wesley Newell is a 51 year old white male.
If you know where he might be, please contact the Lee County Sheriff’s Department or Northeast Mississippi Crime Stoppers.