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Starkville police arrest man for church burglary

Officers responded to an alarm at New Horizons Church.

Posted: Dec. 5, 2017 11:01 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A man from Starkville is under arrest after officers showed up at a church when the burglar alarm sounded.

Shamar Banks, 20, of Starkville, is charged with commercial burglary.

Officers say they responded to the alarm Monday night around 7 p.m. at New Horizons Church on Victory Lane.

Banks is scheduled to make his initial court appearance on the charge Wednesday afternoon.

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