Arrest Made after Theft Attempt Teusday in Daviess County
One person was arrested and another is on the loose after a theft attempt early this (Tuesday) morning in DaviessCounty. DaviessCounty Sheriff’s Department received a call at 4:45am at a business on Vincent Station Road where employees noticed a vehicle on the lot and suspects running into a wooded area. A deputy saw 26 year old Christopher Smith of Owensboro allegedly leaving the scene. He was arrested and charged with theft by unlawful taking parts from a vehicle and possession of marijuana. The vehicle on the lot belongs to Joshua Caleb Eckstein. He was not located but is being sought by the DaviessCounty Sheriff’s Department. Anyone with information on Eckstein is asked to call the Sheriff’s Department at 270-685-8444 or Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.