Friday, October 31, 2014

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Arrests Made In Andalusia Tire Company Theft
By Amanda Wade


A theft ring spanning across six counties in both Alabama and Florida has been brought to a halt.

 
The Opp Police Department says Pete Jimenez, Joni Blair Diamond, Paul Daw, and Bobby Thompson, Jr. are being held in Escambia County on charges of theft of property, receiving stolen property, and burglary. 
 
The Opp Police Chief says they are connected to the tire theft at the Andalusia Tire Company as well as several other Covington County business thefts. They say the four suspects allegedly stole tens of thousands of dollars worth in utility type equipment.  
 
Opp Police Department, Andalusia Police Department, Covington County Sheriff's Office, and Escambia County Sheriff's Office worked together to make the arrests.