FOLEY -- Benton County authorities have arrested a Hector, Minnesota man on car theft charges.

Sheriff Brad Bennett says they were called to Mid-State Homes near Rice just after 9:00 Monday morning. Witnesses had reported a man was trying to break into the business but when that failed, he stole a car that was parked there.

Police were able to find the car a few hours later and arrested 33-year-old Kevin Wolden without incident.

Wolden''s being held on car theft charges and detectives are investigating whether Wolden may be linked to other crimes in the area.