Stolen beef and cash lead to an arrest in Hawkins County

POSTED: 1:11 PM Apr 08 2013   UPDATED: 1:18 PM Apr 08 2013

Some missing beef and cash led to the arrest of two people in Hawkins County.

According to a report from the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office, the owner of Big Creek Farms Steak House and Grill noticed $7,000 worth of beef missing and $12,000 in cash gone.

He called authorities and now James Smith and April Ford are now charged with theft over $1,000.