Parolee arrested after car theft

Parolee arrested after car theft

BAXTER COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Arkansas State Police arrested a parolee on Tuesday, Jan. 3 after he stole a motor vehicle from the 70-block of Bayside Terrace in the rural Mountain Home area.

According to a news release from the Baxter County Sheriff's Office, the victim notified deputies that their 2010 Mazda 6 was stolen from the driveway of their home around 1:15 p.m.

After a description of the vehicle was given, an Arkansas state trooper located the vehicle around 1:40 p.m. and arrested 27-year-old Taylor Daniel George of Mountain Home, who was on parole at the time.

The vehicle was returned to the owner and George was taken to the Baxter County Detention Center and charged with property theft and parole violation.

He is being held on a $7,500 bond and is expected to appear in court on Jan. 12.

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