Stolen pick-up lands Ottumwa man in jail
A stolen truck has landed an Ottumwa man in jail.
Christopoher Orval Myers, 48, was arrested and charged with Second Degree Theft after an investigation into a stolen pick-up truck.
On July 23, the Wapello County Sheriff'S Office received a report of a stolen 1997 Dodge pick-up.
The next day, invesigators learned that the vehicle had been purchased by a salvage yard in Keokuk County and demolished.
The investigation evenutally led deputies to Myers.
If convicted, Myers faces up to five years in prison. He remains in custody on a $5,000 bond.