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Charlotte County suspect charged with tractor theft / August 09, 2021
A Charlotte County man has been charged with grand larceny in connection with the thefts of a tractor and farm equipment in the Vernon Hill area in July.

Kevin Robins, 49 of Drakes Branch was arrested Wednesday and charged with the thefts, which occurred at a residence on Cheerful Lane in Vernon Hill. According to Halifax County Sheriff Fred Clark, the tractor and agricultural equipment were reported as missing to authorities on July 22.

Investigators have since recovered the tractor and several pieces of equipment valued at approximately $40,000 in Charlotte County. The investigation is ongoing and more charges are pending, according to Clark.

Clark asked anyone with any information about the larceny or who may have seen any type of suspicious activity, to please call Investigator T. A. Mocarsky at (434) 476-3339 or the Halifax County Crime Line at (434) 476-8445.

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