Moss Point pair charged in burglaries in Escatawpa area

Larry Adams and Anita Byrd

A man and a woman from Moss Point are charged in burglaries that happened earlier this month in the Coda Road area of Escatawpa.

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said Larry Paul Adams, 42, is charged with residential burglary and commercial burglary and Anita Byrd, 34, is charged with felony possession of stolen property.

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Ezell said deputies and investigators worked together to recover numerous items stolen from the victim, including a 4-wheeler.

Both suspects were on probation through the Mississippi Department of Corrections on unrelated charges. Although Byrd’s bond is set at $50,000 and Adams bond is $250,000 per charge, both are remain jailed on an MDOC hold.

Ezell said other arrests are possible. The investigation is ongoing.