Man of Steal: Man Accused of Stealing 166 Manhole Covers

Man of Steal: Man Accused of Stealing 166 Manhole Covers

January 25, 2013 Updated Jan 25, 2013 at 12:49 PM EDT

A alleged man of steal arrested by police in Florida.

According to a news release from the Polk County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office, a 40-year-old man was arrested Thursday for allegedly stealing 166 manhole covers with a collective value of more than $22,000.

According to the news release, the man is charged with 21 counts Grand Theft; 4 counts Dealing in Stolen Property; 4 counts False Verification to Secondhand Metal Dealer; and 166 counts Culpable Negligence Exposure to Harm.

Read the entire news release from the Polk County Sheriff's Office HERE.




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