Beaufort man faces burglary, drug charges

loberle@beaufortgazette.comMay 8, 2014 

CITY OF BEAUFORT

A Beaufort man was charged with burglary and possession of cocaine after breaking into an apartment on Lovejoy Street, according to the Beaufort Police Department.

A witness saw Irvin Jackson, 55, use a knife to open the apartment door and called police, according to a news release. Officers forced their way into the apartment and arrested him.

Jackson is being held at the Beaufort County Detention Center with bail set at $2,575.

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