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Morgantown Police Arrest Man for Breaking and Entering

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The Morgantown Police Department arrested a man Tuesday for breaking and entering.

Joshua Nutter, 18 of Clarksburg, was arrested and charged with one count of breaking and entering.

Morgantown Police officers responded to a reported breaking and entering that happened  at Xhale Hookah Lounge on Walnut Street at approximately 1:55 a.m. Tuesday.

Two males entered the business, which was closed at the time, and attempted to take items from behind the counter, according to a news release from the police department.

According to police, a passerby observed the two males inside the store and was able to detain Nutter until officers arrived on scene.

The second male fled the area on foot, according to the news release.

Nutter is currently in the North Central Regional Jail with bail set at $25,000.

The Morgantown Police Department said it will continue to investigate this incident in order to identify and locate the male who fled the scene.

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