Two men were arrested April 20, 2010 for theft of property by the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department. Shon Locken , age 25 of Jonesboro and Jeffery Rouse, age 21 of Bono were stopped by a Lawrence County Deputy driving a vehicle near Hoxie with a stolen license plate out of Craighead County. Loken was driving on supended license, the vehicle was also unregistered and uninsured.
Deputies noticed a radiator and front cap from a large truck in the back of the vehicle. Deputies called for a wrecker upon arrival the wrecker driver recognized the items as belonging to the wrecker service. The items were valued at around $2,000. Both subjects were transported to the Lawrence County Jail to await a bond hearing. The stolen items were returned to the property owner, Cooks Service Center.