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Facebook helps catch suspects in Pearl River County burglary

PEARL RIVER COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

Two men are behind bars accused of commercial burglary at the McNeill General Store in McNeill, MS.

According to the Pearl River County Sheriff's Office, Frank Dalton Powell and Roger Heath Graham allegedly broke into the McNeill General Store on Christmas Eve reportedly taking four cartons of cigarettes.

Since the burglary the Pearl River County Sheriff's Office posted pictures on Facebook of the two caught on a surveillance camera.
Pearl River County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Shane Tucker said several tips were called in thanks to people seeing the posting on Facebook.

The two suspects are being held at the Lenoir Rowell Criminal Justice Center.

The Pearl River County Sheriff's Office issued this statement:

“We are thankful for the input from the community and appreciate the work of our Property Crimes and Narcotic Detectives.”

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