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Police arrest man for two burglaries in two separate cities

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

Police recently arrested a man for two burglaries in separate Region 8 towns.

Craighead County Sheriff’s Department along with the Hoxie Police Department arrested Eric Cook for the burglaries of a Subway in Bono and T-Rick’s Citgo in Hoxie.

The two departments found similarities in the two incidents and believed they were looking for the same man.

According to Craighead County Assistant Chief Deputy Justin Rolland, Cook was taken into custody after a search of his vehicle showed evidence from both crimes.

Cook confessed two both burglaries.

Hoxie police took him into custody for a probable cause hearing Thursday.

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