On June 19, 2018, the White County Sheriff’s Office followed up an investigation first started by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office. It was reported that the Frito Lay warehouse located on Highway 167 had been unlawfully entered along with several of its trucks.
A short time later, an Ipad that was stolen from the property was tracked by a White County Deputy to a location on Rocky Point Road. The residence was an address known to be occupied by a parolee who had an active search waiver on file. The White County Sheriff's Department Criminal Investigation Division was contacted and also responded to the location.
Upon entering the home, several individual were located inside the residence along with several items linked to the Frito Lay warehouse as well as several reported thefts in White County. Those items included several electronics and tools. Throughout the investigation a truck was also recovered.
Those individuals along with their charges were as follows:
-Jordan Tarvin, 28, of Judsonia arrested for Theft By Receiving; parole violation
-Jeremy Kennedy, 46, of Judsonia arrested for Theft By Receiving; also violated parole
-Paul Speakman, 34, of Judsonia arrested for a parole violation and misdemeanor warrant for failure to pay fines; parole violation
-Blake Edom, 21, of Judsonia arrested for Theft by Receiving and a misdemeanor warrant for failure to comply to a court order
The total recovery was estimated at about 10,000.00.