News / Utah / 

$20,000 Worth of Stolen Items Found in Shed

$20,000 Worth of Stolen Items Found in Shed



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

MILLCREEK, Utah (AP) -- An investigation is underway after authorities recovered around $20,000 worth of stolen merchandise this week in Salt Lake County.

The items --- mostly construction tools --- were found in a shed Wednesday night in the Millcreek area. Deputies say they've confiscated around 70 items.

A man in his 30s who owned the shed apparently told officers he suspected some of the items were stolen but said he was not the thief. Deputies say the man told them people would give him the tools in exchange for him doing work for them.

So far, no one has been arrested. However, prosecutors will determine if charges should be filed in the case.

------

Information from: Deseret Morning News, http://www.deseretnews.com

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast