Christian McDonald of Clinton is charged by police with residential burglary. / Special to The Clinton News
Georgire Benard of Vicksburg is charged by Clinton police with residential burglary. / Special to The Clinton News
Clinton police have filed charges against two men in connection with recent thefts and burglaries, crediting social media and local media coverage with helping generate tips.
Georgire Benard, 58, of 108 Marguerite Drive in Vicksburg is charged with petit larceny for allegedly stealing items from the open garage of a Clinton resident in the College Hills subdivision. Police say Benard is in the Warren County Jail being held on similar charges and that the Hinds County Sheriff’s Department has similar outstanding charges in which Bernard is suspected.
Also charged in a separate incident is Christian Jarkail McDonald, 18, of 720-A Springridge Road in Clinton. He’s charged with one count of residential house burglary aid is a potential suspect in several others, police say.