Police believe they have made a major arrest that is connected to a recent crime ring in the area.

Around 11 a.m. Monday, officers converged on the 1000 block of McClendon, near South Staples and Texan Trail, and a number of people were detained. One man was arrested. Ppolice said after a lengthy investigation, they were able to link that suspect to a recent string of residential and auto thefts.