Beer bandit arrested

Beer bandit arrested

We now know the identity of a man arrested Wednesday afternoon in Wichita Falls. Police say they busted him stealing beer out of an abandoned business.

While checking a suspicious person call, near East Scott Avenue, officers say they heard strange noises and noticed James Brad Throneberry pushing beer boxes through a hole in the back.

The 40-year-old ran back inside but was caught trying to escape a short time later.

Throneberry was hauled off to the Wichita County Jail.

He is faced with the charge of burglary of a building.

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