BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) - A Texas man is under arrest for allegedly stealing from a Benton business.

Benton police say Wednesday afternoon at 1:20, Roderick Wesley Mangum of Texas entered Kara's Packing Company on Hwy. 5 South and took a jar of tip money.

Police say one of the employees tried to stop Mangum from leaving, and that's when he allegedly grabbed and twisted her fingers until he was able to leave. Two other employees were able to hold Mangum until police arrived.

When police did get there, they say Mangum made several threats. When police checked his vehicle, it came back as stolen out of Texas.

Mangum, 23, is charged with robbery, terroristic threatening, theft by receiving, and third degree battery.

(Source: Benton Police Dept.)

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