On May 11, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 27-year-old Joseph Fabiano with theft over $5,000.
On May 7, 2021 a riding lawn tractor and trailer were reported stolen from a property in the 0-100 block of Old Garden River Road. An investigation began and the accused was identified as a suspect in the theft. A warrant was requested for his arrest.
On May 11, 2021 officers located the accused in the 200 block of Poplar Avenue and he was arrested on the strength of the warrant. A subsequent search of the area of arrest found the accused to be in possession of identification and bank cards reported stolen on May 8, 2021.
He is charged with theft over $5,000, possession of property obtained by crime, theft of a credit card and breach of recognizance. He was held for bail court.