Jones County authorities arrest two people, break up theft ring

Officials say Arthur Cooksey, 35, is charged with two counts of burglary and two counts of grand larceny. Authorities say Cooksey stole items from 84 Tire and Wheel on two different occasions.

In addition, the sheriff department notes Angela Peixoto, 31, was arrested as an accomplice -- and is being charged with hindering prosecution in the first degree.

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