LPD arrest alleged charity bucket thief

LPD arrest alleged charity bucket thief

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - Laurel Police Department arrested 58-year-old Billy Ray Durr on Sunday for allegedly stealing a charity bucket from Wards restaurant on Highway 84 East.

Durr was identified on video surveillance as the suspect of the incident, and taken into custody on the 100 block of S. Maple Street.

He was charged with one count of commercial burglary, and his bond was set at $50,000 in Laurel Municipal Court.

The bucket had an undisclosed amount of cash and coins.