Detective Jonathan Wear says the dynamic duo was going to new housing additions in River Valley area, stealing the appliances and then selling them. Police are still investigating and ask anyone who has any information or may have been a victim of this crime to contact police.
Police say if you think you may have purchased one of these stoves, you are also encouraged to contact them. Police say that they believe there may have been other thefts that have occurred, but have not yet been discovered by the owners of the homes.
Britt Wilson is currently being held in the Crawford County Detention Center and Teddy Wilson is being held in the Sebastian County Detention Center. They have both been charged with multiple counts of residential burglary, theft of property, and criminal mischief.
The investigation involves a cooperative effort between the Van Buren Police Department, Fort Smith Police Department, Lavaca Police Department, Barling Police Department, and Greenwood Police Department.