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Man Arrested in Cleburne County for Timber Theft

HEBER SPRINGS, AR - The Arkansas Forestry Commission says its agents have arrested a man in Cleburne County on 15 counts of timber theft.

Agents served search warrants on Clements Logging on March 9.  Subsequently, Terry Clements was charged.  Agents seized Clements' computers and other records.

The commission says the case is still being investigated and more arrests are possible.

Agents investigated a complaint by another timber company.

The commission processed 93 timber theft cases last year.

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