Police nab burglary suspect


The Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a suspect in a string of recent burglaries in Jackson Township.

Andrew McCourt, 26, was arrested at a relative’s home on Mock Road in Berlin Township on Friday afternoon. According to a  police report, when deputies arrived to arrest McCourt on warrants for three home break-ins, he ran into some nearby woods, but was caught a short time later.

Police believe McCourt may be involved in other recent burglaries in other western Mahoning County communities.

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