'Beer Bandit' caught in ETX
Crockett, Texas (KETK) — Officers have arrested a man with outstanding warrants stemming from three separate crimes.
On Tuesday, officers with the Crockett Police Department arrested Frank Love for Misdemeanor Theft and Robbery.
Officers found Love in the 700 Block of Cedar Street, where he was found to be in possession of a chainsaw and a lawn mower.
While on scene, it was discovered that the chainsaw had just been stolen and was later returned to the owner.
The Cub Cadet Lawn Mower is believed to be stolen and was taken to the Crockett Police Department for safekeeping.
The Crockett Police Department is currently attempting to locate the owner. The warrants stemmed from three different incidents that occurred at local businesses around Crockett.
On July 31, 2013 Love was caught stealing five 30-packs of beer from a grocery store. When confronted by store personnel, Love threatened an employee, grabbed two of the five 30- packs and fled toward the parking lot.
On August 2, 2013 and August 3, 2013, Love also stole a total of nine 30-packs of beer from Brookshire Brothers located in Crockett.