Marietta man arrested for theft in Prentiss County

Brian Keith Cartwright | Photo: Prentiss County Jail

A man from Marietta is accused of stealing equipment from a construction site.

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PRENTISS COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A man from Marietta is accused of stealing equipment from a construction site.

According to the Prentiss County Sheriff's Department, the theft was reported on April 4 at a location on Highway 371 in the Marietta community.

Investigators say the victim was in the process of building a house and noticed several items missing from his property.

The items were valued at more than $1,000.

The victim signed charges against the suspect, Brian Keith Cartwright, 54, of Marietta. He's charged with grand larceny. 

A majority of the stolen items have been recovered.

His bond was set at $10,000.

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