Police make Ferdinand auto theft arrest

From Local Sources


FERDINAND — Police closed out a Sunday report of a stolen vehicle with an arrest.

The Ferdinand Police Department was called to the 1700 block of Main Street in reference to an auto theft complaint at 5:30 p.m.

Police say the victim in the case was working at a Ferdinand residence and had, earlier in the day, allowed employee Anthony L. Marley, 46, Corydon, to use his personally owned 2010 Toyota Camry to go to Jasper to get a haircut.

Marley is alleged to have not returned so, after waiting five hours, the car’s owner contacted police. The Jasper Police Department located the car in Jasper around 11:30 p.m.

Jasper officers and Dubois County Sheriff’s Office deputies located Marley in Jasper and he was taken into custody without incident.

Authorities booked Marley into the Dubois County Security Center at 1:03 a.m. today on preliminary charges that included a Level 5 felony count of auto theft and a Level 6 felony count of theft.

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