Burglary blunder puts teen behind bars

Teen is put behind bars in connection with multiple burglaries in Moultrie. / Moultrie Observer

Officials in Moultrie are reporting that a teenager has been arrested and charged for several recent burglaries.

According to the Moultrie Observer, Nigel Murray was charged with three counts of burglary, after a deputy spotted him driving away from the scene of one incident.

Officials found over $1,500 dollars in stolen items inside the vehicle, including a television and costume jewelry that had been reported stolen from a home on Old Albany Road.

However, Murray has also been linked to two other burglaries and police are still investigating this case.

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