18-year-old arrested after allegedly breaking into home in Vicksburg

Published: Nov. 15, 2023 at 8:37 PM CST
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VICKSBURG, Miss. (WLBT) - Vicksburg Police chased down and apprehended a burglary suspect Wednesday morning near the corner of Security and Lee Streets.

The foot chase began after an alert officer recognized Antonio Turner, 18, who was wanted for breaking into a home on Lakehill Drive Oct. 28.

Deputy Police Chief Michael Bryant said the suspect was well known to law enforcement and the officer who spotted him knew he was likely to run.

Turner was one of two teenagers facing charges and a $1 million bond after a shooting in Vicksburg on August 11.

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