Meridian police say a burglar was caught in the act Monday morning.
Officials say they responded to a burglar alarm in the 1000 block of 18th Street and discovered a burglary in progress.
With assistance from a K-9 unit from the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department, police say the building was searched and a suspect located inside.
45-year-old Michael Carlos French of Meridian was charged with commercial burglary. His bond was set at $25,000.