TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Three people are in custody after the Hughes Springs Police Department started investigating a theft ring.
According to Chief Randy Kennedy with the Hughes Springs Police Department, a group of suspects has been going house to house looking for tools and other items they could steal and sell. They also took a compressor and a .357-caliber pistol, Kennedy said.
DNA helped authorities identify one suspect, Kennedy said. Several of the affected families had surveillance cameras, and video footage helped law enforcement ID the other suspects.