The Clinton Police Department issued the following statement:
Clinton, Miss. (May 4, 2016) Clinton Police have arrested two individuals wanted in connection to the April 11, 2016 burglary of Birdwell Electric in Clinton.
On April 11, 2016, at approximately 0642 hours, a burglary was reported at Birdwell Electric located in Clinton, Mississippi. The lock to the entrance gate had been cut and entry to the property had been made.
Forced entry was made into the office of the business. The building's video surveillance digital recording device had been significantly damaged in an attempt by the suspect(s) to destroy any video evidence.
The Clinton Police Department has charged Anthony Alesandrelli, 55 YOA, of Raymond, Mississippi and Marshall Creel, 45 YOA, of Brandon, Mississippi with business burglary.
Creel had been arrested by the Byram Police Department on April 19, 2016 and was being held at the Hinds County Detention Center in Raymond on a business burglary warrant. Creel has multiple drug and property related arrests in Mississippi.
“I am proud of the detectives and officers of the CPD for their professionalism and dedication to the residents of our city in solving this crime,” stated Chief Ford Hayman. “This is a positive step in reinforcing our zero tolerance attitude towards crime in our city.”