STEELE, MO (KAIT) - Police have arrested three people suspected of an August convenience store burglary.
On Aug. 20, the 5 One 5 Pit Stop, 515 N. Walnut St. in Steele, was burglarized.
Since then Steele police and deputies with the Pemiscot County Sheriff’s Office have been investigating.
During the investigation, according to a news release from Chief Billy Joe Stanfield, officers recovered some of the stolen merchandise.
After collecting enough evidence, Officer Dylan Hastings filed a report with the prosecuting attorney and arrest warrants were issued and served on the following three suspects:
- James Stewart, 27, Steele—Burglary-second degree, felony stealing, felony property damage. Bond set at $7,500 cash-only.
- James Arender, 34, Steele—Felony stealing. Bond set at $10,000 cash-only.
- Brook Leal, 29, Caruthersville—Felony stealing. Bond set at $10,000 cash-only.