Neighbor alerts deputies to burglary suspect

Christopher White (Source: GCSO)
Christopher White (Source: GCSO)

GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - Deputies arrested a 42-year-old man for burglary late Sunday after a Garden City Beach resident reportedly saw him roaming underneath beach houses and stealing property.

Georgetown County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to South Waccamaw Drive around 11 p.m. after a caller said she saw a man taking items from their home and hiding them in the bushes across the street.

The victim also said she saw the man riding a bicycle with stolen items on the handle bars.

When deputies arrived on scene, they apprehended 42-year-old Christopher White, of Myrtle Beach, and found him to be in possession of stolen property from a home on Dolphin Drive, a release states.

White was arrested and charged with burglary.

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