Longview, TX (KETK) — A Longview man is behind bars after reportedly burglarizing the same store twice since August 2012.
According to our newspaper partners, The Longview News-Journal , Russell Ray Clark, 43, was arrested after police recognized him as the suspected burglar seen in surveillance video for the two burglaries.
In August, Clark is believed to have burglarized the Bar K Ranch Store on U.S. Hwy 259, then again was captured on video burglarizing the same store on February 6, 2013.
About $100 worth of cigarettes were stolen, along with a change box.
On February 7th, Clark was pulled over for a routine traffic violation.
The News-Journal reports, the officer recognized him, and found the tool they believed to have been used to break the window of the store.
According to Gregg County jail records, Clark has been charged with four counts of theft, along with one burglary charge. The offense dates on the charges date back to August of 2012.
His bonds total $100,000.