BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - According to authorities, a short investigation led to the arrest of an alleged jewelry thief in Biloxi. Biloxi Police Lt. Chris De Back said more than $1,000 worth of jewelry was reported stolen from a residence on Haise Street on Wednesday.
Officials said during the investigation, 26-year-old Ashley Elizabeth Favre, of Ocean Springs, was identified as a suspect. De Back said Favre was arrested on Friday after a two day investigation and charged with grand larceny.
De Back said some of the stolen jewelry was recovered, and authorities are working to find the rest.
Favre is being held at the Harrison County Adult detention center on a $5,000 bond.