JONESBORO – A residential burglary gave thieves a jackpot on Tuesday.
The victim told police someone entered his residence on the 5300 block of Reed Drive and “took anything of value from his house,” according to a Jonesboro police report.
$ 30,000 in cash, jewelry and clothing with a total value of $ 23,800 were taken.
A 25-year-old woman from Jonesboro reported that her residence was burglarized on Tuesday in the 100 block from Rogers Street. Video games and equipment valued at $ 1,370, a .22 caliber pistol valued at $ 200 and ammunition valued at $ 60 were stolen.
A 40-year-old Jonesboro man told police early Wednesday that his residence in the 5,300 block from Cordova Cove has been broken into. There was $ 300 in cash and a $ 1,200 gun safe.
A 34-year-old woman from Jonesboro reported that her brother strangled her and threatened to kill her early Wednesday morning. Rogers Street North. If arrested, the suspect could face charges of aggravated assault on a family or household member and first degree terrorist threat.
Thieves broke into the old General Electric Factory, 101 S. Gee St., early Tuesday and stole copper, scrap metal and tools, according to a police report. The total value of the items taken is $ 920.
A 43-year-old woman from Jonesboro told police someone she knew stole jewelry from her purse on Tuesday in the 1200 block from Rosemond Avenue. She placed a value of $ 2,540 for the items taken.
A 41-year-old Jonesboro man said a suspect pointed a gun at him and threatened him Tuesday in the 1800 block from South Caraway Road. The suspect is described as a 37-year-old white male, 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 225 pounds.
Arkansas State Police have reported that Danny R. Seaton, 65, of Burdette, was killed at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday in a traffic accident on Arkansas 120 in Mississippi County. Seaton’s vehicle rolled off the roadway as it headed west on Arkansas 120 and struck a utility pole.