Arrests Result in More Than a Dozen Stolen Guns Being Recovered

Timothy Burton & Lane Adcock
Timothy Burton & Lane Adcock

Over the last few days, Investigators with the Texarkana Arkansas Police Criminal Investigation Division have been working with Bowie County Sherriff’s Office Investigators to locate suspects and evidence in several burglaries and thefts recently reported in Miller and Bowie Counties.

According to Texarkana, Arkansas Police Department Public Information Officer Kristi Mitchell  2 suspects, 19 year old Lane Adcock, and 19 year old Timothy Burton, were located in a stolen vehicle on McClure Lane by BCSO Investigators.

“The suspects attempted to elude Investigators which resulted in minor collision with a TAPD vehicle,” said Mitchell.

Both Adcock and Burton were taken into custody and charged with Theft by Receiving. Burton was additionally charged with Possession of a Weapon by Certain Person.

According to Mitchell investigators recovered more than a dozen stolen weapons, several rounds of ammunition and two televisions inside the vehicle.

Texarkana Arkansas Investigators are working with BCSO and TTPD to solve additional burglaries and thefts at this time. Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is urged to contact Texarkana Arkansas Police at 903-798-3154 or the Texarkana area CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP.

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