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Alleged: Vehicle Broken Into; Felony Arrest – HOT SPRINGS


Posted by Arkansas 911 News Chief Editor Paul Maddox

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Hot Springs Police Officer Moore reports that he was dispatched to the 1600 block of Albert Pike Road on March 29, 2021, around 3PM, for the complaint of breaking and entering of a vehicle.  The suspect was last seen fleeing on foot from the victim’s car.  He had a black dog with him and a specific description was given to he responding officers.

Officers arrived and met with a witness.  The witness said that he was working with the victim at this location when he exited the building and saw the suspect, later identified as Ryan David Zembo, 30 of Cash Street in Hot Springs, sitting in the driver’s seat of the victim’s car with a handful of the victim’s property.  Mr. Zembo, got out of the car,  threw the items back into the vehicle and fled on foot.

Ryan David Zembo, 30 of Cash Street in Hot Springs – Allegedly broke into a car, got caught during the process and ran away.

Officers made contact with the victim.  He said that after the suspect fled the area, he went back to his car to find that his property had been thrown onto the front seat.

Officers went down Cash Street and located a person that fit the description of the suspect – Mr. Zembo.  Mr. Zembo was arrested and transported to the Garland County Detention Center for processing.  He is charged with Felony Breaking Or Entering with bond set at $2,500.