JONESBORO — A 41-year-old Jonesboro man told police Tuesday night that his residence was broken into in the 1900 block of West Matthews Avenue and items were stolen.
A 9mm Canik handgun worth $500 and a Vizio television were taken.
Damage to a door was listed at $400.
In a separate case, a 21-year-old Jonesboro man reported to police Tuesday night that his 9mm Glock was stolen from his sister’s house in the 1500 block of Monica Street. The handgun is valued at $500.
A 48-year-old Lake City man told Craighead County Sheriff’s Deputies on Tuesday afternoon that two containers containing 500 gallons of diesel fuel were stolen from the Block 700 of Craighead Road 955. Fuel is valued at $2,500.
A 34-year-old Carvi man told MPs on Tuesday evening that power cables for a grain silo had been stolen from the 1800 Block of Craighead Rd 855. The cables are valued at $4,000.
A 59-year-old Jonesboro man told police Tuesday morning that one of his checks was forged in the 2700 block of East Highland Drive. The check was for $427.13.
A 28-year-old Jonesboro woman told police Tuesday afternoon that a man had a gun on her and told her to tell police that everything was fine with the 4000 block of East Nettleton Avenue.
A 37-year-old Jonesboro woman told police Tuesday night that a 36-year-old man set fire to her residence in the 500 block of North Main Street. According to the police report, the back porch and bedroom were completely destroyed, as was the kitchen. Damage was listed at $30,000.
A 44-year-old Jonesboro woman reported to police Tuesday morning that someone had stolen credit cards from her residence in the 300 block of Melrose Street. The victim said $3,780 was debited from his accounts.
The police arrested Mycheal Garrett, 35, from the 4200 block of Sydney Cove, and Marsha Jo Staggs, 44, from the 3100 block of Meador Drive, early Thursday morning after a traffic stop at the intersection of East Johnson Avenue and Melrose Street. They are suspected of possession of methamphetamine or cocaine less than 2 grams.
The police arrested Devonn McKenzie, 50, homeless, Wednesday morning after a call from a woman in the 600 block of East Johnson Avenue. McKenzie is being held on suspicion of possession of drug paraphernalia.
The police arrested Angela K. Tate, 46, of the 1200 block of Huntington Avenue, Wednesday evening following a traffic stop at the intersection of Maple and North Church streets. She is suspected of possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of an open container of alcohol and lack of proof of insurance.
A 50-year-old Jonesboro man told police Thursday morning that someone broke into his vehicle in the 1400 block of Lakewood Drive and tried to start it. Vehicle damage is listed at $500.
A 28-year-old Jonesboro man said someone entered his vehicle in the 1600 block of Westwood Drive and stole his wallet and credit cards.
A Jonesboro, 33 told police Wednesday afternoon that someone broke into his residence and damaged his door and a television.
A 54-year-old Jonesboro man told police Wednesday night that he received a counterfeit $100 bill in the 600 block of Statford Drive.
A 56-year-old Jonesboro man told police Wednesday morning that someone entered his vehicle and stole a wallet and checkbook from the 1200 block of Fallwood Circle.
A 41-year-old Jonesboro man told police Wednesday morning that someone broke into his residence on 1500 Block of Kathleen Street and stole items. Taken were Jordan sneakers worth $2,000 and Adidas outfits worth $1,000.