MACON, Georgia (KBTV)- An arrest was made by the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office after an attempted commercial burglary.
The incident occurred at the SR Grocery Store located at 3173 Houston Avenue Thursday morning around 3:45a.m. Deputies received a call for a burglary in progress. It was reported that an unknown individual, occupying a blue vehicle, was attempting to break into the back of the store. When deputies arrived at the store, they spotted the individual and the blue vehicle that was parked behind the business. When the suspect saw deputies, he tried to run away and led deputies on a brief foot pursuit. The suspect was arrested in a wooded area near Quinlan Drive.
Deputies arrested 33-year-old Marquiz Rashad Freeman for Criminal Attempt to Commit a Felony. Freeman was taken to the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center where he is currently being held without bond.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at (478) 751-7500, or the Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.