Tupelo man linked to converter thefts charged with auto burglary

Published 2:40 pm Thursday, March 3, 2022

Justin Moody, 31, of Tupelo, who was arrested and charged with possession of burglary tools, sees additional charges after Oxford Police Department continued investigating recent burglaries and thefts.

On Feb. 25, OPD investigators were going through stolen items recovered from a recent burglary and catalytic converter theft case involving Moody. A driver’s license and other personal belongings were discovered and returned to the victim.

Moody was additionally charged with Commercial Burglary of a Vehicle and was taken before a judge for a bond hearing where he was issued a $5,000 bond.

Moody still has a hold on him placed by the Mississippi Department of Corrections.