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SPD: Homeless man arrested after breaking into church

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Craig Jones, 45 (Source: Shreveport Police Department) Craig Jones, 45 (Source: Shreveport Police Department)
SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) -

A homeless Shreveport man is in jail for allegedly breaking into an East Shreveport church Monday night.

Shreveport police say it happened around 9 p.m. in the 700 block of Pierre Avenue. Craig Jones, 45, was located carrying items taken from the church. As officers approached Jones, he ran and was caught a short time later.

Jones was booked into the Shreveport city jail charged with burglary of a religious building and resisting arrest. Officers are working to determine if Jones is responsible for any other crimes in the area.

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