An Alvarado man was arrested early Wednesday after a crime spree in the Fort Worth area, according to a statement from the Keller Police Department.
Kenneth Sheets, 37, is accused of breaking into a home in Southlake about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday; stealing a Trophy Club resident’s vehicle at gunpoint about 30 minutes later outside Larry North Fitness at Solana Club, 2902 Sam School Road, in Westlake; and taking another vehicle at about 8 p.m. in west Fort Worth.
He was arrested early Wednesday after trying to evade Johnson County sheriff’s deputies in a stolen vehicle and on foot, police said.
Keller Public Safety Director Mark Hafner, the police chief for Keller and Westlake, said in a statement that law officers in Southlake, Keller, Fort Worth and Johnson County worked together to find the suspect and make the arrest.
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Sheets was booked into the Johnson County Jail on more than $90,000 bail. He faces charges including evading arrest; evading arrest with a vehicle; theft of property, $500-$1,500; theft of property, $1,500-$20,000; burglary of a habitation; aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon; and fraudulent use or possession of identifying information, according to the release.
— Mark David Smith