Man charged with stealing building materials

POSTED: 5:00 PM Jul 03 2013
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

Johnson City Police arrested a man on charges that he stole from a home being remodeled

52-year-old Gary Ronald Mitchell of Johnson City was charged with theft of property over $1,000.

The arrest was the result of an investigation into the theft of materials from a home that was being remodeled.

Police say the victim witnessed the theft and was able to identify the suspect.

Mitchell was taken to the Washington County Detention Center.