Police link man to 12 burglaries

Allen Loring Atkins, Jr

Horry County police linked Allen Loring Atkins, Jr., 38, of Mt.Pleasant, to 12 separate burglaries in the Garden City section of Horry County.

Police say he burglarized twelve homes in the Jensen's subdivision between October 23 and November 2.

The homes were second homes and unoccupied at the time.

Police say Atkins took household items, like televisions and appliances.

Police found Atkins on the south end of the county with some of the stolen property. They charged him with 12 counts of Burglary 2nd Degree.