NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - A Memphis, Tennessee, man faces burglary charges in New Albany in connection with two break-ins in early June.
New Albany Police Chief Chris Robertson said officers arrested Anthony Ailsworth, 25, in Memphis on Aug. 21.
2A Armaments is on West Bankhead Street in New Albany.
The Pure gas station is on West Bankhead Street in New Albany.
Police returned Ailsworth to Union County on Tuesday.
Ailsworth is accused of breaking into 2A Armaments in downtown New Albany on the morning of June 5. Police said guns had reportedly been stolen from the gun store.
He’s also accused of breaking into the Pure gas station that same morning. The gas station’s management said the store’s safe had been stolen.
In July, police arrested Dontravius Adams, 27, also of Memphis, in the same investigation.