Two arrested for theft at Castaway Cove Water Park

Two arrested for theft at Castaway Cove Water Park
(Source: WFPD)
(Source: WFPD)

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - Two people are facing theft charges after taking someone's backpack from Castaway Cove Water Park on Saturday.

Just after 2 p.m., Wichita Falls police officers were called to the Wayfarer Motel on Central Freeway in reference to a theft call made earlier in the day.

Police say the victim filed a report saying his backpack, which contained three cell phones, had been stolen from the water park earlier that day.  The victim told police one of those cell phones was pinging in room 244 of the Wayfarer Motel.

When officers checked the room, they found two people matching the description of the suspects given to police by water park personnel.

Officers recovered most of the victim's property and arrested 25-year-old Shawn Kea and 23-year-old Kaitlyn Stroud for Felony Theft.

As of Monday, Stroud is no longer listed in the Wichita County jail.  Kea remains in jail on $2,500 bond.

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