Jonesboro cop gets homeless couple off the streets

Jonesboro cop gets homeless couple off the streets

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A homeless couple will sleep better Sunday night after a Jonesboro police officer helped them get off the streets.

According to a Facebook post, a woman traveling through Jonesboro spotted a couple on the side of Caraway Road with a sign asking for food and lodging.

The woman gave them a few crumpled up dollar bills.

Before she knew it, the officer pulled up behind the couple and told them he rented them a room.

The officer helped pack the homeless couple's belongings into his patrol car before they made their way to a hotel.

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