Sears Building Break-In

A man is under arrest after breaking into the old Sears building in downtown Wichita Falls.

Newschannel 6 crews were on the scene at Scott Street and 10th St. as police arrested Marcus Alan Benner.  Wichita falls Police said the incident happened around 8:30a.m. on Friday.  The 36-year-old broke into the building and tried to steal copper wiring.

When police caught him, they said he tried to run away, but was caught.

He is now facing charges of theft, burglary of a building, and evading arrest.