Harris County crime: Active U.S. Military member arrested in connection to over $500,000 jewelry heist

An active member of the U.S. Military has been arrested and charged in connection with a major jewelry heist in Harris County, authorities said. 

The man, who has not yet been identified, was arrested on Thursday, after a seven month investigation. 

Authorities said the man was found with several guns, jewelry, and $11,000 in cash. 

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Authorities said there were at least three incidents, all in the Cypress area. 

At this time, its unknown what charges the man will face.

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