On September 24, 2019, a 2015, John Deere Gator owned by Tennessee
Green Plumbing Service, LLC, was reported stolen from NC Hwy. 131 near
Detectives with the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office developed leads in the
case which lead them to Green Elkins Road near Clarkton where they
recovered the Gator.
The value of the Gator was listed as $5,000.00.
“We have had a rash of property thefts in the county lately including golf
carts, motorcycles and four wheelers. Anyone with information is asked to
contact the Sheriff’s Office at (910) 862-6960 or call 911”, said Sheriff Jim
Arrest are anticipated in the theft. The Gator was returned to the owner on
Wednesday afternoon by Sheriff’s Office personnel.