David Lasean Slaughter, 38 of Lindale, was arrested after police said he stole a weed-eater from a man on Maple Street.

The theft occurred just after 2 pm on Tuesday.

Reports added that Slaughter was also wanted for a prior offense of hindering a person making an emergency call.  Police stated that on May 30th Slaughter grabbed a cellphone of a woman who was attempting to call 911 and threw it against the wall.

Slaughter is charged with theft by taking and obstructing a person making an emergency call.