Marshall Man Arrested, Charged With Burglary
ARRESTED: Willie Davis, 55 (Source: Harrison County Jail)
A Marshall man is behind bars after breaking into an apartment and assaulting a female resident. On Friday, March 17 at approximately 6:01 a.m. officers were called to the Belaire Manor Apartments in the 1400 block of Julie Street in reference to a burglary in progress. When officers arrived, they discovered a window air conditioner unit had been removed from a front window of an apartment and the window was left open. After hearing a female inside the apartment screaming for help, officers entered through the window of the apartment and found a male suspect assaulting a female victim. The suspect, identified as 55-year-old Willie Davis, of Marshall, was quickly taken into custody.
Davis was booked into the Harrison County Jail where he is charged with burglary of a habitation and interfering with an emergency call. His bond is set at $33,000. The female victim was treated at the scene for minor injuries.
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Marshall Police Department