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Mercer burglary suspect arrested in Bland Co.

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BLAND (WVVA) – A Mercer County burglary suspect has been arrested in Bland County.

Bland County deputies arrested 31 year old Jocoby Harold on fugitive charges over the weekend.

Harold is wanted in West Virginia on burglary charges.

Sgt. Lorin Hanshew of the Bland County Sheriff's Department says deputies had received a tip that Harold may be in their area.

A deputy saw Harold's vehicle heading South on I-77, pulled the vehicle over and arrested Harold without incident.

Investigators believe Harold may be part of an apparent two-state burglary ring.

He is currently in jail waiting for an extradition hearing.

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