Prentiss County authorities arrest three in connection with burglaries

By NEMS Daily Journal

Prentiss County authorities recently recovered items from three burglaries in the Cairo Community since June 28, according to Prentiss County Sheriff Randy Tolar.

The burglaries took place at Clausel Hill Independent Methodist Church and homes on Highway 365 and County Road 2186.

Items taken include two pistols, a bow and arrow, three swords, a set of speakers, two laptop computers and two prayer boxes.

Lucas Sims, 18, and two juveniles were arrested. The individuals were charged with two counts of Burglary of a Dwelling and one count of Burglary of a Building.

Sims was released on a $25,000 bond. The juveniles were released to the custody of their parents, pending youth court proceedings.