Kilgore Police Department:
KILGORE (KYTX) - On 04-06-2014, while on patrol, Kilgore Police Officer Josh Sims located two men on an oil lease road off of Fritz Swanson Road.
The two men were cutting up numerous oil field pipes in a wooded area at the end of the lease road. Initial investigation revealed the pipe was stolen from a local business.
The two men were identified as 45-year-old John Phillip Elder, of Kilgore, and 44-year-old Jason Dean also of Kilgore. Both were arrested for Theft Misdemeanor A. Mr. Henson was also found in possession of a pistol and was charged with Unlawfully Carrying a Weapon Misdemeanor A.