Man accused of plowing into WalMart appears in court | News
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) –
The man accused of driving into a WalMart twice, appeared in court Monday on
According to the
Craighead County Prosecutor's Office, 38-year-old, Matthew Huffstatler had his
previous bond revoked, and a new higher, cash only bond set, and ordered to
undergo a mental exam.
in court on felony probation charges related to arrests in November and early
arrested the morning of Wednesday December 12, after police say he rammed his
car into WalMart on Highland twice.
Jonesboro police Huffstatler tried to drive his truck through the main
entrance, but was stopped by a concrete pillar spilling ant-freeze all over the
Police say he then drove to the back side of the store
and rammed through the door of tire and lube center.
The truck's frame
became lodged in the oil center's catwalk.
Huffstatler told the
officers on the scene that he had seven other people in the truck with him. When
police searched the car, four dogs were found unharmed in the trailer.
Police say the truck Huffstatler was in was reported
Huffstatler faces charges
of theft of a vehicle, commercial burglary, cruelty to animals, no license,
reckless driving and terroristic threatening.
Huffstatler is set to appear in court again on
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