Paragould nightclub owner arrested for theft

Paragould nightclub owner arrested for theft

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) - Paragould police arrested a local nightclub owner for stealing a wedding ring set.

According to the affidavit, police arrested 53-year-old Willis Thomas Hooks for stealing a wedding band set appraised at $44,500.

The victim came to the Paragould Police Department saying someone stole her ring from her home.

The report states a real estate company told police they showed Hooks the home on June 15 where the ring was stolen.

A jewelry store in Jonesboro then told police Willis came into the store to have a ring appraised that matched the victim's description.

The victim identified the ring taken to the jewelry store as hers.

Police arrested Hooks for theft of property.

Hooks is the owner of Stardust nightclub in Paragould.

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