2 Hub City men facing burglary charges

2 Hub City men facing burglary charges
James Davis
Ervin Hawkins
Ervin Hawkins

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Two Hattiesburg men are behind bars and facing burglary charges after a Thursday night incident in the Hub City.

James Davis, 41, and Ervin Hawkins, 51, were arrested after authorities were called to Taylor's Towing on Old Highway 42 around 6:00 p.m. for a report of two males scaling a fence, and breaking into vehicles.

According to Hattiesburg police Lt. Jon Traxler, one suspect was taken into custody shortly after officers received the call, and then a short time later, the other was apprehended in the area.

The two men were booked at the Forrest County Jail where they each face one count of auto burglary.