Whiteville man accused of stealing ATV from Columbus County home

Whiteville man accused of stealing ATV from Columbus County home
Theodore Jevaugh Booker (Source: Columbus County Sheriff's Office)

WHITEVILLE, N.C. (WECT) - A Whiteville man is accused of stealing an all-terrain vehicle from a home in Columbus County earlier this week.

According to a news release, deputies with the Columbus County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home on Brookside Road on Dec. 28 after receiving a report about a stolen ATV.

The victim said he left the home for a short time and when came back, the ATV was missing from underneath the carport.

Detectives began an investigation and were able to locate the ATV at a home on Phillips Street in Whiteville and returned it to the owner.

Theodore Jevaugh Booker, 44, was arrested on Dec. 30 and charged with felony larceny.

He was given a $5,000 bond.

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