Local law enforcement personnel braced for a flurry of break-in reports as Mississippi State University students returned to town from winter break, and instead experienced one of the quietest such periods in years.
Oktibbeha County Sheriffâ€™s Department Chief Deputy Chadd Garnett said that as of Monday, the department only received one break-in report from a student returning from winter break. The same day, Starkville Police Department Lt. Troy Outlaw said the department hadnâ€™t received any reports from students who returned over the weekend.
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