Mother and Son arrested for Burglary

Mountain Home, AR (KAIT)- A mother and a son have been arrested in Baxter County for Residential Burglary and Theft of Property.

According to the Baxter County Sheriff's Office it is believed that Valeory Hodges and her son Gary Barker drove to the victims home and while Barker waited as the lookout, Hodges burglarized the residence.

Investigators say that the suspects knew the victim and that the burglary was possibly done in retaliation of an earlier incident where the victim threatened Barker with a baseball bat.

The warrants were served at both of the suspects homes and a mini storage unit that Hodges had rented. Both of the Charges are felonies.

Valeory Hodges is being held at the Baxter County Detention Center on $15,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Circuit Court on January 6. Barker has posted $15,000 bond is also awaiting a January 6 court date.

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