GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - A Gulfport man is facing burglary charges for allegedly stealing an air compressor from a vehicle, this week.
Gulfport police arrested 38 year old Marvin Shane Evans Thursday after someone reported witnessing the theft in the 2300 block of East Avenue. The witness told police what the burglar looked like, and what kind of vehicle he was driving.
Officers later stopped a vehicle matching that description in the area of Pass Road and Hewes Avenue. The driver, Evans, also matched the description given by the witness.
Evans was being held at the Harrison County Adult Detention Center in lieu of a $20,000 bond, set by Harrison County Justice Court Judge Brandon Ladner.