Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Sheriff's Department Recovers Stolen 4 Wheeler - Searches For Another

The Winston County Sheriff's Department made an arrest on
Monday related to the theft of a four wheeler in the Noxapater area earlier this month.

Christopher Brandon Shuler was taken into custody related to the theft of a Honda Rancher 2005 model stolen from the 500 block of Kelly Rd. south of Noxapater.

 The theft was reported on July 4th. Sheriff Jason Pugh noted that communication from neighbors indicated that the suspect may have been involved.

The four wheeler was recovered at a residence on Hwy 14 east along with a GPS unit and other items stolen at the time.  In addition to the four wheeler, two vehicles at two separate homes were broken into. The theft included at least one GPS unit. Shuler is in custody and being charged with auto burglary and grand larceny.

The Department continues to search for another ATV stolen from Hall's Small Engines on Hwy 397. The theft was reported on July 23. This ATV is described as a green 2001 Polaris Sportsman 500. Law enforcement has the VIN number. If you have any info related to this ATV or its theft, please contact the WinstonCounty Sheriff's Department at 662-773-5881 or Winston County CrimeStoppers at 662-773-9999.