Two Texarkana men were arrested on burglary of a building charges, an official said.

Kevin Turner, 20, and Jacob Murdock, 18, both of Texarkana, Texas were arrested after were dispatched to a burglary in progress call about  9:20 a.m. Monday in the 2500 block of North State Line Avenue, said Sgt. Aaron Brower, TTPD spokesman.

Officers were advised the suspects had left on foot headed down an alley. Officers located the suspects exiting the alley and detained them. A witness told officers that they observed the two suspects kick in a door and enter the vacant building. The witness stated the suspects exited before police arrived carrying a box of stolen items, Brower said.

Anyone with information on this or any other crime is asked to contact the Texarkana, Texas, Police Department at 903-798-3116 or CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP (7867).

Published: 04/03/2014