FORT SMITH, Ark. (KFSM) — The Fort Smith SWAT team pushed its way into a Brentwood apartment on Dallas Street Wednesday (July 31).
According to Aric Mitchell with Fort Smith Police, the SWAT team served two felony warrants in connection with a burglary case.
Neighbors say the police threw some sort of tear gas or a smoke bomb inside the apartment and entered with gas masks on.
Police say two people were arrested, one juvenile and one adult. Houston Reed, 18, has been identified as the adult arrested.
The pair were wanted for the burglary of D&D Pawn Wednesday morning during which numerous items, including firearms, were stolen, according to Mitchell.
Reed is facing numerous charges including two counts of theft of a firearm, possession of firearms, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Reed is being held at the Sebastian County Detention Center on a $9,500 bond. The identity of the minor involved in the case has not been released.