Woman charged in Hub City burglary

Woman charged in Hub City burglary
Shaina Patton.(commercial burglary)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Gulfport woman is behind bars after a commercial burglary in the Hub City.

Shaina Patton, 28, was arrested and charged with one burglary charge, and is held as a fugitive from another jurisdiction, with warrants from MDOC.

On Wednesday, around 11 p.m. officers responded to 5696 U.S. Highway 49 for a commercial burglary.

"Upon officer's arrival, they met with a (man) who stated that the front door of the business was shattered with a brick," said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Latosha Myers Mitchell.

Myers Mitchell added that cigarettes and alcohol were taken from the business.

The investigation is still ongoing, and anyone with any information is urged to call Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.