Arrest made in trailer, mower theft investigation

Arrest made in trailer, mower theft investigation
Jonesboro police need help identifying a man suspected of stealing an 85-year-old woman's lawnmower Sunday while she was at church. (Source: Jonesboro Police Dept.)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -The Jonesboro Police Department made an arrest in the investigation of a stole a mower from an 85-year-old woman Sunday while she was at church.

According to a Facebook post, the thefts happened in the 1000-block of Rains Street.

Police said the trailer, which was also reported stolen, was parked on a back lot behind an apartment complex.

We need your help in identifying this suspect who stole a trailer and a mower from two seperate locations in Jonesboro....

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Monday, February 11, 2019

Later that day, police investigated a second theft involving a mower on Richmond Ave.

Terry Colburn stated in a separate post the Craftsman mower had been a gift to the victim on her 85th birthday, and that it had been stolen while she was at church.

Update: An arrest has been made in the thefts of the trailer and lawnmower on Sunday. Thank you for your help in...

Posted by Jonesboro Police Department on Tuesday, February 12, 2019

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