Cars Stolen From Auto Dealership Recovered

PRINCETON – Investigators are searching for the suspects who reportedly broke into a Johnston County auto dealership and stole five vehicles. The stolen cars were later recovered in Wayne County.

On May 22nd, the owner of Deans Automotive Group at 9344 US Highway 70 East, Princeton reported someone had broken into the office at the used car lot and stolen the keys and titles to five vehicles. The vehicles were also stolen.

All five vehicles were later found in Wayne County and returned to the dealership. A computer and two handguns taken from the dealership office have not been recovered.

The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.