WHO ME? Deputies looking for trailer thief

Who am I? Deputies looking for trailer thief
Published: May. 9, 2022 at 9:45 AM EDT|Updated: May. 9, 2022 at 4:27 PM EDT
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HALIFAX COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Deputies in Eastern Carolina are looking for a man they say stole a trailer over the weekend.

Halifax County deputies were called out to the area of US HWY 158 near Huckleberry Bottom Road for a report of a trailer theft around 2 pm Saturday, May, 7. That is just outside of Roanoke Rapids.

The victim witnessed the theft and followed the suspect as he drove off pulling the stolen trailer on a 1999 white Dodge van. The victim followed the suspect as deputies intervened. The suspect stopped, unhooked the trailer, and then drove off.

The suspect is described as a white male with glasses with a thin goatee beard in his late 50′s early 60s. Deputies later learned that the white van had been reported stolen to the Rocky Mount Police Department.

The suspect is wanted in connection with the theft of the Dodge van and the utility trailer.

Anyone that can identify the suspect is encouraged to contact the Halifax County Sheriff’s Office at 252-583-8201, the Rocky Mount Police Department at 252-972-1411, or Halifax County Crime Stoppers Hotline at 252-583-4444. You can also use the P3 tip app.

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