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Lufkin man gets sent to drug program for breaking into audio store

Anthony Banks mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail. Anthony Banks mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.
LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

A Lufkin man who broke into an audio store in February will enter a drug rehabilitation program after pleading guilty Thursday afternoon.

Anthony Odell Banks, 40, will also serve a 10-year probated sentence. He will remain in jail until he enters the drug program.

According to a previous report, Lufkin Police officers responded to a burglar alarm at 4 a.m. at Extreme Audio, located at 508 Timberland Drive.

When they arrived, officers found someone had forcibly entered the building by removing a board in place over a window opening. One officer found Banks running away from the area, according to the report. Banks ran for several blocks and tried to hide in a doorway of a business, but police found and arrested him, according to the report.

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