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Sheriff: Burglary suspect caught riding bike while high on marijuana

A Biloxi man accused of stealing several items from an apartment on Christmas day was arrested Tuesday, according to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd. 

The arrest of Scott Michael Fitzgerald, 24, came after he reportedly stole two guns and several other items from an apartment on Laredo Road in St. Martin. Byrd said Fitzgerald was later spotted riding a bike while high on marijuana down Laredo Road. 

Fitzgerald was charged with one count of residential burglary, public intoxication and disorderly conduct. 

He is currently being held at the Jackson County Adult Detention Center, pending an initial appearance in county court.

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