On Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 1:30pm Officers responded to the 3300 block of Dogwood Street in reference to a 911 call of a residential burglary in progress. A neighbor called reporting to police that two males forcefully entered into a residence which was unoccupied by the home owners. Detectives Shane Kirkland and Tye Whatley were in the area when the call was dispatched. They located two suspects running from the area, toward The Willows Apartments. After a short time, Detectives Kirkland and Whatley located John Nutte, B/M 25 yoa, and a juvenile, b/m 15yoa, along with the stolen property, inside an apartment that was condemned and now vacant. Both Nutte and the juvenile were arrested for Residential Burglary, Fleeing, and Theft of Property over $1000.00, and Theft of a Firearm.
Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department at 903-798-3154 or Texarkana area CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP.
Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer