Houston man arrested for church burglary

Christopher Pittman | Photo: Chickasaw County Sheriff's Department

A man is accused of breaking into a Houston church and taking several items.

Posted: Mar. 22, 2019 9:27 AM
Updated: Mar. 22, 2019 9:29 AM

HOUSTON, Miss. (WTVA) - A man is accused of breaking into a Houston church and taking several items.

Chickasaw County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Christopher Pittman, 22, of Houston, on Wednesday at Enon Primitive Baptist Church.

Chief Deputy Keith Roberson said Pittman was found that morning sitting in a vehicle behind the church.

He also said a deputy found a broken window in the rear of the church and found several missing items in Pittman’s vehicle.

Pittman admitted to breaking into the church, Roberson said.

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