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Burglary ring busted in Ocean Springs

Five men were arrested in connection with a burglary ring in Ocean Springs. (Photo Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Dept.) Five men were arrested in connection with a burglary ring in Ocean Springs. (Photo Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Dept.)
Stolen items included firearms, televisions, lawn mowers, weed eaters, power tools and patio furniture. (Photo Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Dept.) Stolen items included firearms, televisions, lawn mowers, weed eaters, power tools and patio furniture. (Photo Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Dept.)
OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) -

Five men have been arrested in connection to at least 15 felony burglary cases in the Gulf Park Estates area. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said the cases include auto, commercial and residential burglaries.

The arrests include Matthew A. Lewis, 30, Donald R. Dunlap, 27, Jordan M. Glassburn, 24, Jordan R. Higuera, 21, and Travis Harter, 21. All of the men are from Ocean Springs.

"Investigators found a trailer at the East Acres Mobile Home Park in Ocean Springs load with stolen items that included firearms, televisions, lawn mowers, weed eaters, power tools and patio furniture that has been reported missing from the Gulf Park Estates area since mid-June," explained Ezell.

Sheriff Ezell said other cases are expected to be linked to this burglary ring and additional charges could follow.

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