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Gordon County law enforcement shuts down ‘chop shop’ for four-wheelers

Gordon County law enforcement shuts down ‘chop shop’ for four-wheelers

The Gordon County Sheriff's Department shut down a chop shop and arrested members of a suspected crime ring that targeted four wheelers throughout the county. Over the last two months, sheriff's department officials say they have received several reports regarding thefts of four-wheel-all-terrain-vehicles from several neighborhoods county-wide. The thefts had not been concentrated in any particular area. No video surveillance footage or eyewitnesses were available in these cases, leaving detectives little information to follow up on. However, employing a different tactic, detectives consistently questioned a large number of people who were arrested on other charges about their knowledge, if any,…
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