Unsuccessful car break-in attempt leads to arrest

SCARBERRY, LLOYD JUNIOR / Tift County Sheriff's Office

According to the Tifton Gazette, a man was arrested Friday after trying to enter a city work truck.

Sgt. Dorminey McCrae with the Tifton Police Department said he was conducting video surveillance of the city complex building located on Armour Rd. and while he was looking at the security cameras he noticed Lloyd Scarberry looking at and around a city work truck.

Scarberry was allegedly checking to see if the tool boxes on the truck were unlocked and if the doors were unlocked.

The locks and doors were all locked and Scarberry was unable to get into the truck. He was arrested and charged with criminal attempt, five counts of criminal trespass, and four counts of second degree burglary.