Man faces theft charges

POSTED: 9:46 AM Oct 13 2012
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

Johnson City Police say they arrested 46-year-old Jeffrey A. Brown and charged him with Theft of Property.

We're told police were patrolling the area of Lamont St and Hillcrest Ave when an officer saw a vehicle without any headlights on.

A records check revealed the vehicle was previously reported stolen from a local motel on the first of October.

Suspect Jeffrey A. Brown was charged with Theft of Property (Motor Vehicle) over $500 and the vehicle was returned to its rightful owner.

The suspect is currently being held in Washington County Detention Center.