$45,000 Tractor Stolen

Three Eastern Carolina men are charged with stealing a $45,000 tractor. Wayne County authorities recovered the stolen tractor that came all the way from Wilmington.

Investigators with the sheriff's department arrested 26-year-old Travis William Stafford of Dudley, 25-year-old Gary Jackson of Dudley, and 30-year-old Larry Keith Lane of Goldsboro, on charges of felony conspiracy and felony larceny of a motor vehicle.

Authorities say the tractor was stolen from TMC Taylor Construction in Wilmington.