Man arrested for theft in Lawrence Co.

Brent Milde (Lawrence County Sheriff's Office)
Brent Milde (Lawrence County Sheriff's Office)

SMITHVILLE, AR(KAIT) – A Sharp County man was arrested following a theft investigation inLawrence County.

According to SheriffJody Dotson, Brent Milde, 26, of Poughkeepsie was arrested Tuesday for theft ofproperty. The arrest follows an investigation into items taken from a farmer inSmithville. The items included tractor weights and two tool boxes.

Investigators calledsalvage yards in Independence County and learned Milde had sold some of theitems to one of the yards. A warrant was issued and he was later arrestedwithout incident.

Milde was taken tothe Lawrence County jail to await a bond hearing.

Sheriff Dotson saidMilde is also on probation for forgery charges.

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