Man charged in auto parts theft

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 29, 2011

SALISBURY — A Salisbury man was arrested Tuesday in connection with three reported thefts of auto parts in May and June.
The Salisbury Police Department says its investigation of the incidents led them to Justin William Green, 25, of 275 Elliot Drive, who was charged with three counts of misdemeanor larceny.
On June 14, Patriot Towing reported two vehicle equipment thefts to the department. Two aluminum intake valves, batteries and four-wheel-drive transmissions were taken from the business May 21, and another transmission was stolen June 14, police said.
Mr. Metal’s Full Recycling then reported the theft of a transmission on June 17.