Man arrested in vehicle theft | Crime
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A West Columbia man is accused of stealing three vehicles from outside a business near Lexington.
Lexington County Sheriff's deputies arrested 31-year-old Saul Edward Saylors of Terrace View Drive Wednesday. He is charged with grand larceny.
Investigators say Saylors hired a towing company to transport the vehicles from the business on Corley Mill Road to a metal scrap yard, where they were sold for scrap metal and crushed. The vehicles were reported stolen from the business on Monday.
An arrest warrant says on Sunday, August 23rd, Saylors removed a pickup, Mercedes and Gremlin from the business on Corley Mill Rd. and had a towing service take them to CMC Recycling on Two Notch Rd. in Lexington.
The document says Saylors sold the vehicles for $924. Sheriff James Metts said the total value of the vehicies was about $2,750.
Saylors was released from the Lexington County Detention Center August 30 after he posted a $5,000 bond.
Investigators are looking for information regarding Saylors' possible involvement in other cases. If you know anything, call Crimestoppers at 1-888-Crime-SC.
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