Burglary Suspect Arrested After Discovery of Large Amount of Stolen Lottery Tickets

Wichita Falls, Texas – A man has been arrested after police found a large amount of lottery tickets that they believe were stolen from an Exxon earlier this week.

Detectives with the Wichita Falls Police Department’s Crimes Against Property unit served a search warrant Tuesday around 11:00 am in the 1900 block of Hines. 

During the search they were able to recover stolen property to include a larger quantity of lottery tickets. They also served an arrest warrant on 28-year-old Ransom South for Burglary of a Business.

The charged stemmed from a burglary that WFPD Officers responded to on September 21st of this year at the Exxon located in the 6600 block of Seymour Highway.

The victim had reported to police that they received a call from their alarm company stating that the alarm was going off at the business.  When Officers arrived on scene they located an open door and proceeded to clear the building.

It was later determined that the suspect had stolen various items to include cigarettes and lottery tickets