BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) - Benton police have arrested a woman they say was involved in numerous property crimes, and they're searching for two other suspects.
According to Lt. Kevin Russell with the Benton Police Department, 37-year-old Lisa Wright was identified and arrested during a traffic stop. Through investigative work, the officers were able to determine that Wright was in possession of items that had been reported as stolen.
Lt. Russell said in a news release that Wright is charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, nine counts of theft by receiving, eight counts of possession of a firearm by certain persons, and driving on a suspended license.
Two other suspects, 42-year-old Kenneth Hawkins and 33-year-old Jason Tanner, were developed as additional suspects, according to Lt. Russell. They're now being sought and have warrants for residential burglary, 12 counts of theft of property, 11 counts of possession of a firearm by certain persons, and criminal mischief.
In addition, Lt. Russell said Hawkins and Tanner are each on parole out of the Arkansas Department of Community Corrections.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of either Hawkins or Tanner, you're asked to contact the Benton Police Department at 778-1171 or 315-TIPS. Individuals also may send an anonymous tip to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the text or go to www.crimereports.com and submit a tip there.