Police have arrested three people on felony charges involving theft and burglary.
In one incident, they arrested Dalton Lee Miller, 26, and Paula Skarlette Loar, 38, both of Paragould, on charges of one count each of theft by receiving of property valued between $5,000 and $25,000, a Class C felony.
According to probable cause affidavits sworn by Detective Cpl. Tron Beesley of the department’s Criminal Investigation Division (CID), the arrests took place March 16 as police investigated the theft of a vehicle. Locating the vehicle, they reportedly discovered Loar and Miller inside it.
As officers approached the vehicle, the two reportedly ran from the vehicle into a nearby residence. However, officers took the two into custody shortly thereafter. Bond for each was set at $25,000; Loar was released March 19 on the bond, while Miller was held in the Greene County Detention Center (GCDC).
In the second incident, police arrested Brian Keith Burrow, 49, of Lonoke, on a charge of one count of commercial burglary, a Class C felony; plus misdemeanor charges.
According to a probable cause affidavit sworn by Detective Lt. Rhonda Thomas of CID, the arrest took place March 23 as the result of a Wal-Mart Asset Protection Associate allegedly observing Burrow failing to scan a headlamp at the self-checkout at the Wal-Mart Super Center. According to the affidavit, Burrow had previously signed a restriction from Wal-Mart property on Oct. 1, 2018.
He was released from the GCDC on March 25 on a $10,000 bond.