A Kenton man was arrested on a warrant after Kenton police were called to WalMart to investigate a shoplifting incident.


According to the report, 23 year old Jerrod A. Thomas was a suspect in the theft from the store, and during the investigation, officers discovered an active warrant for his arrest from Union County.


During a search, Thomas allegedly was in possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.


He was transported to the county line and turned over to a deputy from the Union County Sheriff's Office.


Other charges against Thomas are pending.