A warrant was issued on Monday for an Antlers’ man after maliciously defacing sheet rock and did damage to a water outlet that belonged to GardenWalk Apartments, causing over a loss of $200.00.
According to reports, on September 4, 2013, Leon Thomas Petty forced his way into an apartment at GardenWalk Apartments in Antlers. The victim’s daughter, who is afraid of Petty, opened the door and Petty made his way into the apartment without her consent with the intent to commit larceny.
Petty has been previously convicted of Unlawful delivery of marijuana, a felony, and was sentenced to 12 years in prison 1995; and Unlawful possession of a CDS, a felony, and was sentenced to 5 years in prison 2001.
Petty is being charged, and a warrant has been issued, for Burglary in the first degree (felony) and Malicious injury to property under $1,000 (misdemeanor). A bond has been set in the amount of $15,000.