Local Teen Accused Of Stealing Gas From Fire Department
A teen from Fort Ann is in some hot water after he was accused of stealing gasoline.
That investigation led to the arrest 19-year-old Shane Stoddard. He allegedly stole more than $3,000 dollars worth of gasoline from the fire department, where he used to be a member of. Stoddard is facing a charge of Grand Larceny. It is believed that the gas was allegedly stolen over time by Stoddard while he was still a member of the fire department.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Department charged Stoddard for the alleged gas theft, yesterday, and gave him a court appearance ticket with a scheduled court date of July 15. That’s when he will be answering about the charges in to Fort Ann Town Court.
Stoddard was previously in trouble with the law in December, according to the article in The Post Star. He allegedly went to the Fort Ann Highway Department and stole a snow plow.