Arrest Made In Theft From Benson Shop

A 67 year-old Clayton man is facing charges following the theft of numerous items from a Benson-area shop. Between July 10th and 13th someone removed $1,460 in items from a shop on Amy Lane.

The stolen items were allegedly sold to a Clayton recycling facility by the suspect.

Howard Louise Cooley of the 1400 block of Castleberry Road was charged Saturday with felony larceny and felony obtaining property by false pretenses.  He was given a $5,000 bond.