Suspect Linked To January Break-In

Smithfield Police have arrested a suspect they say is responsible for breaking into a home last month stealing items.

On January 24th, a break-in was reported at 608 E. Davis Street.  The owner said copper and a generator were stolen.

On February 19th, officers arrested and charged 27 year-old Herbert Lee Clark of Ogburn Road, Smithfield with felony breaking and entering, misdemeanor larceny and misdemeanor damage to property.  The generator was also recovered.

Clark was held under a $10,850 bond. He was also served with a warrant for failing to appear in court on an unrelated matter.