Search For Break-in Suspect Continues In Beaufort County

The search continues for a break-in suspect today, while his alleged partner in crime is behind bars.

The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is searching for 32-year-old Jimmie Ball. Authorities say Ball and 36-year-old Mark Tripp broke into storage containers in Chocowinity and stole car parts and recyclable metal in early November.

Tripp was arrested on November 30, but Ball remains at large. If you know about his whereabouts, call the Beaufort County Crime Stoppers at (252) 974-6400.


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