Suspected burglar leaves cell phone at crime scene

Suspected burglar leaves cell phone at crime scene

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Officials apprehended a Jones County man after they discovered a key piece of evidence at the scene of a burglary.

Mitchell Tolbert, 24, was arrested over the weekend for his alleged involvemnt in a burglary in the Soso Community.

According to officials, Tolbert was identified as a suspect after his cell phone was found at the crime scene. 

Tolbert made his initial appearance in court Thursday where he was charged with burglary of an occupied dwelling. His bond was set at $10,000. 

He is currently being housed in the Jones County jail.