November 8, 2022

Suspect in Jackson arson cases arrested in Terry area

Therese Apel

Source: Hinds Co. SO

Arson suspect Devin McLaurin was arrested a short time ago, law enforcement officials said.

Source: Hinds Co. SO

McLaurin, who is a Mississippi Valley State student, is suspected in seven arsons overnight, including two churches. He was arrested less than an hour ago in the Terry area after a several-hour manhunt.

Officials said it was a fairly uneventful arrest. He has been transported to JPD.

The locations that were burned were as follows:

  • The Baseball Field at Jackson State University’s Campus
  • Greater Bethlehem Temple Church- 1505 Robinson Street
  • Epiphany Church- 1230 Isaiah Montgomery
  • Convenience Store on Terry Road
  • Central Street and Dalton
  • 1101 Pascagoula Street
  • Terry Road and Cherry Street

This is a developing story. 

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