Alleged Thief Returns Stolen Truck

Alleged Thief Returns Stolen Truck

MILLERSVILLE TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) –  On Thursday, January 18, 2018, a 1998 Chevy Z-71 Maroon Truck belonging to Eric Proctor was stolen in Millersville.

Police say Proctor had left the truck at Machinery Movers located on Bethel Rd in Robertson County. MAP When Proctor returned from dropping off a load of materials, the truck was gone.

Move forward to Monday afternoon, an employee of Machinery Movers spots the truck on Bethel Rd heading towards Machinery Movers. Millersville police are notified and intercept the vehicle just as it pulls into the driveway of Machinery Movers, the location it was reported stolen from.

Detective Sargent Robert Watson is pictured in the photo making the arrest.

According to Police, the man driving the truck said he had come back to return it.

Police say that evidence suggests that the truck was parked at the Nashville Airport short-term parking lot. How long the truck was left there is still under investigation.

A Ruger Semi-Automatic Pistol that was in the truck at the time of the theft has not been recovered.

Eric Proctor would like to thank everyone for keeping their eyes out and sharing the photos of the truck.

The suspect will be charged with theft of property. According to police, the vehicle appeared to be in good shape.

PHOTO: Eric Proctor

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