Arrests made in Theft by Receiving case
On July 2, 2014, deputies were dispatched to Hwy 98 in McNeil in reference to a theft. Once deputies arrived, it was found that two trucks that were parked on a job site had been burglarized. Property taken from the trucks included various tools and wire. The wire was later located at a scrap metal location in Magnolia. Deputies arrested Holly Smith, 26, of Magnolia for her involvement in the case. She was later released. Daniel Scott Wilson, 47 of McNeil, was also arrested for his involvement in the case on a $150,000 felony warrant for theft by receiving of property with a value of over $5,000. His first appearance was July 8, 2014, and his bond was lowered to $100,000.