Biloxi Police make arrest in commercial burglary case

Biloxi Police Department arrested a Gulfport man in connection with a commercial burglary case.

John Brown, 25, was charged with burglary of a commercial building on Wednesday. The arrest stemmed from an investigation where Brown allegedly entered into a room within the business that held merchandise. Once inside, Brown allegedly placed the items of value into bags and exited the business.

The incident happened on February 17 2020, at a business located in the 100 block of Beach Boulevard in Biloxi.

Brown was taken to the Harrison County jail, where he is being held on a $25,000 bond set by Justice Judge Albert Fountain.

The Biloxi Police Department requests that anyone with information regarding this incident or any other incidents contact the Biloxi Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at (228) 435-6112, Biloxi Police Department Dispatch at (228) 392-0641, the Biloxi Police Criminal Intelligence Unit at ciu@biloxi.ms.us, Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at (877) 787-5898, or submit a tip via the web at mscoastcrimestoppers.com. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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