Theft ring shut downThe leader of a property theft ring and his top sidekick were charged
in August after Wilson investigators launched surveillance of the
suspects. Thomas James Evelyn Jr., 23, and Arthur Joseph Strachan, 28,
are accused of breaking into numerous homes and storage buildings,
stealing motor vehicles, motorcycles, TVs, jewelry, lawn equipment,
cash, guns, computers, video games, electronics and more. They are
also accused of targeting all-terrain vehicles and dirt bikes.