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WHITE COUNTY, Ark. (WHITE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT) - On Tuesday, deputies and detectives with the White County Sheriff's Department, assisted by Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Officers and Investigators with the Central Arkansas Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at a residence on James Street in the Plainview community.

Deputies were able to locate items that were tied to several burglaries and thefts. Among the approximately $11,000 worth of items recovered were several stolen firearms, electronics, police gear-including badges that were used during an armed home invasion robbery, tools, an ATV and a stolen vehicle.

Arrested at the residence was Mr. James Massey, 37, of Judsonia. Mr. Massey had outstanding warrants for probation violation; and additional charges of aggravated residential burglary, possession of a firearm by certain persons and theft by receiving-all felony charges-will be filed against him. Mr. Massey is being held at the White County Detention Center on $25,000 bond.

Additional arrests are expected as this investigation continues. Anyone with information on this case or any other criminal case is encouraged to contact the White County Sheriff's Department Criminal Investigation Division at (501) 279-6279.