Area Man Arrested on Burglary Charges, Police Recover Some of the Stolen Items


LAWRENCE COUNTY -- A Mitchel man is in jail facing felony burglary and theft charges.

43-year-old Christopher Abner was arrested last week in connection to a burglary of an outbuilding in rural Lawrence County.  The theft took place on March 29th.

Police recovered some of the stolen items during Abner’s arrest.  They also found items they believe were taken from a local flea market.

He’s charged with Burglary, Theft and Criminal Mischief.