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Tupelo burglary suspects arrested

A man and a juvenile were arrested following a home burglary last week in Tupelo.

Posted: Aug 1, 2018 10:25 AM
Updated: Aug 1, 2018 1:05 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - A man and a juvenile were arrested following a home burglary last week in Tupelo.

The home burglary happened on Friday, July 27 on East Jackson Street.

Travis Nails | Photo: Lee County Jail

The next day at midnight, Tupelo police observed a possible suspect in a parked car in the area of North Spring Street and North Green Street.

The suspect, Travis Nails, and a 16-year-old boy both matched video surveillance footage from the July 27 home burglary.

Police say Nails, 21, was wanted on several capias warrants for burglary and directing a juvenile to commit a crime.

Nails was charged with the possession of a concealed firearm and burglary of an unoccupied dwelling.

The juvenile will be processed through youth court.

The case remains under investigation.

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