Jones County Sheriff Dept. investigates burglaries

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Jones County authorities said they have seen an increase of burglaries in the southwest part of the county near the Forrest and Covington county line.

Jones County investigators spent much of Thursday looking for clues in three house burglaries on and near Pittman Road.

Investigators said most of the burglaries are occurring in the daytime hours. They have very few clues to go on at this time, but they are advising neighbors to be on the watch for any suspicious vehicles in the area.

Investigators also encourage citizens to write down the serial number of all the items in your home.

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