JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) -If you’re a car lover, this story will make you weep.
Now, a Jonesboro man is facing several charges after nearly a year-long investigation when evidence at the scene netted the arrest, Jonesboro police said.
According to a probable cause affidavit, on Aug. 10, 2018, Jonesboro police officers responded to a break in at a storage building belonging to the city of Jonesboro.
The report stated three vehicles were taken: a Cadillac Escalade, a Mercedes and a 2011 Chevrolet 1500 pickup.
During the investigation, one vehicle was found burned and two were recovered.
A bottle of lubricant was collected in the city building and processed for prints.
Court documents noted the Arkansas State Crime Lab concluded Curtis Lynn Davis was the source of the fingerprints.
During an interview, he admitted to taking all three vehicles and breaking into two buildings.
Davis is being charged with felony breaking and entering/building or structure and 2 counts of theft of greater than $5,000 but less than $25,000.
His bond was set at $10,000 and his next court date is June 28 at the Craighead County Courthouse.