ROSENBERG, Texas – A man was arrested on felony theft charges after police said he stole firearm accessories from an Academy Sports store in Fort Bend County.
Monte Martin is charged with felony theft and possession of firearm by felon, police said.
According to the Rosenberg Police Department, officers were dispatched to a theft in progress at the Academy sports located in the Brazos Town Center just off state Highway 59.
On their way to the scene, officers located the suspect vehicle leaving the shopping center and pulled him over to investigate, police said.
The officers discovered a cache of handgun magazines, magazine pouches and knives, which came from the Academy Sports. Police also discovered a handgun in the suspect’s vehicle, which he was prohibited from carrying.