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Mt. Vernon Man Arrested for Sunday Burglary at Times Square Liquors

MT. VERNON – Mt. Vernon Police arrested an 18-year-old local man after a burglar alarm called them to a Mt. Vernon liquor store Sunday.

The MVPD Dispatch Center received a notification of the alarm around 2:20 a.m. at Times Square Liquors on Salem Road.

Upon officer’s arrival a vehicle sped from the scene and Grant French was located near the business. Police found forced entry to the building and stolen property outside. A Crime Scene Technician was called out to assist patrol officers with the investigation, which led to French being charged with one count of Burglary.

French is being held in the Jefferson County Justice Center on $30,000 bond.