One person was arrested in relation to string of thefts that is the focus of an ongoing investigation by multiple agencies.
Charges are being sought against 32 year old Jeremy Smith of Auxvasse.
A deputy spotted a piece of property that had been reported stolen during a traffic stop on December 29.
The Audrain and Callaway County Sheriff’s Departments have gathered information and recovered 2 stolen UTVs, 3 ATVs, 2 motorcycles, a Dixon ZTR mower and a utility trailer. Numerous tools and miscellaneous items were also found.
The recovery of the items is estimated to return around $35 thousand dollars to the rightful owners in 3 different counties.
More arrests are expected.