Martinsville man charged in burglary

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) A Martinsville man is under arrest following a burglary.

It happened at a home on the 400 block of 3rd Street on Tuesday.

Demarcell Leigh Houp, 29, was arrested after an officer conducted a neighborhood canvas.

Houp is charged with breaking and entering, as well as being drunk in public.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Martinsville Police Department at (276) 403-5300.