Green City Man Arrested On Motor Vehicle Theft
Date 2013/12/3 10:30:00 | Topic: News
|Authorities in Sullivan County report the arrest of a Green City man in connection with the thefts of two motor vehicles.|
Twenty-one year old Mitchell Ford was arrested by the Highway Patrol on three felony charges plus misdemeanor counts. Sheriff Smiley said Ford is held in jail in lieu of 50 thousand dollars bond.
The highway patrol arrest report shows Mitchell Ford with two counts of Felony tampering with a motor vehicle; felony resisting arrest; two counts alleging assault on a law enforcement officer; and operating a vehicle without a valid driver’s license.
Sheriff Smiley said the 9-1-1 emergency call came in to Sullivan county authorities at 12:30 yesterday afternoon regarding the theft of a car at Green City. Sullivan county sheriff’s department assisted the Highway Patrol troopers with the investigation and subsequent arrest.