An arrest has been made in the theft of construction equipment taken from the Booker Dairy Road Extension Project in North Smithfield.
Between Saturday and Monday, someone stole a trailer filled with equipment and tools parked near the intersection of Durwood Stephenson Highway and Buffalo Road. Combined the property was valued at $16,115.
The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office located the stolen property late-Monday on Davis Homestead Road outside of Selma and arrested Brian James Sellers, 29, of Goldsboro on a charge of possession of stolen goods.
All the property was recovered with the exception of a $400 generator.