WARD, Ark. (KTHV) - A woman has been arrested for stealing scrap metal from a Ward business, according to police.

The Lonoke County Sheriff's Office released a statement saying that Krystal Lea Beam, 35, was taken into police custody on July 10. Police said she was reported to be taking scrap metal from a business on Cook Street in the city limits around 4:10 p.m.

Beam was later found at a scrap metal business on Highway 367 South in Beebe. She was arrested for Criminal Trespass and Theft of Property.

The scrap metal, worth $12.00, was released to the owner.

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