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Jackson Police: Man Arrested Before Break-In

By WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
By news@wbbjtv.com

JACKSON, Tenn. - Jackson Police said they put a suspected burglar behind bars before he could even break into a local business.

Police told WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News they arrested Danny Sweat near 40 Bond Street early Sunday morning, after getting a call from a concerned resident.

The caller said they saw a suspicious looking man, wearing a ski mask, being dropped off in the area.

Officers said Sweat was hiding near some bushes, and was wearing a backpack with burglary tools in it.

Police said he is facing a charge of possession of burglary tools.

Sweat's bond will be set Monday morning.