Forrest City man arrested for stealing from burned home

Anthony McIntosh (SOURCE: Forrest City Police Department)
Anthony McIntosh (SOURCE: Forrest City Police Department)

FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT) - A man in St. Francis County was arrested after an officer found him taking metal from a burned home.

According to the Forrest City Police Department, Anthony McIntosh, 58, of Forrest City, was inside of the burned house when police responded to a call. McIntosh informed the officer that he was getting aluminum out of the house and did not have permission to be there.

McIntosh was arrested and charged with Residential burglary and taken to the St. Francis County Jail pending a court appearance.

Police said a neighbor saw McIntosh going in the back door of the house and then called police.

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