Monday, February 14, 2011
LOCAL MEN CHARGED FOR STEALING BLEACHERS FROM SOCCER LEAGUE
Murphy, NC – On 02/07/2011 the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office received a report that five spectator style bleachers had been stolen from the soccer field located behind the old Coats America Plant in Marble NC. The field is used by the Cherokee County Youth Soccer League. Detectives were able to develop leads and learned that the bleachers had been taken apart in the field and the aluminum seats taken. The seats were later discovered at a local metal recycling dealer.
On 02/10/2011 Nathan Wayne Mclean a 22 year old Marble North Carolina man was arrested and charged with Felony Larceny and Felony Possession of Stolen Goods. Mclean was booked into the Cherokee County Jail and is currently being held under a $3,500.00 secured bond.
Also charged in the incident is Douglas D Taylor a 47 year old Hamilton County Tennessee man on warrants for Felony Larceny and Felony Possession of Stolen Goods. Taylor remains at large.