Petal man jailed on grand larceny charges

Petal man jailed on grand larceny charges
Lawrence Worbington

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Petal man is behind bars and facing grand larceny charges in connection to an incident in Forrest County.

Lawrence Worbington, 28, was arrested Friday and charged with grand larceny.

According to Forrest County Sheriff's Department Investigator Nick Calico, Worbington allegedly took items from multiple pickup trucks near Petal on Highway 42 East.

Worbington was pulled over during a traffic stop by Petal Police and the stolen items were recovered according to Calico.