In Meridian, thanks to the assistance of a neighborhood watch group, an arrest was made in regard to a residential burglary.
The Meridian Police Department arrested 19-year-old Zachery Marquez Carr, last Monday on the charge of residential burglary that occurred at a home in the area of 8th Avenue and B Street, early that morning.
Authorities Say, a member of the Tuxedo Neighborhood Watch had heard a noise coming from inside the residence and saw a black male jumping the backyard fence, reporting it soon after.
Meridian police also stated that witness identification and evidence recovered at the scene resulted in the apprehension and arrest of the suspect.
Carr is currently being held at the Lauderdale County Jail with a bond of $5,000.