Man served warrant while sitting in jail

Ronald Scott (Source: Forrest City Police Department)
Ronald Scott (Source: Forrest City Police Department)

FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT) – Police served a man an arrest warrant while he sat in jail.

Ronald Scott, 21, of Forrest City was officially served with a residential burglary warrant of arrest while sitting in the Saint Francis County Jail.

Forrest City police originally arrested Scott on June 25 at 5:20 a.m. for allegedly attempting to break into a residence on North Gorman. During that burglary, Scott stole a computer system.

Police served Scott with the second warrant after a residential burglary complaint in the 1600 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Drive. The victim reported that between June 24 and June 25, someone broke into their house and stole a Dell computer system and an Emerson microwave.

Scott is charged with residential burglary. His bond was set at $70,000.00 in addition to the bond set on the previous charges.

Scott is currently on parole with the Department of Community Punishment.

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