Fayette County Man Arrested For Stealing Tires & Rims


KIMBERLY, WV (WOAY) – A Fayette County man has been arrested for stealing tires and rims off of a jeep.

Christopher Lawrence Hopkins, 37, of Kimberly was arrested on June 13, 2018, after the stole tires and rims off of someone’s jeep.

On Monday, June 4, 2018, Fayette County Deputies responded to a report of theft.  A witness told the victim that Christopher Hopkins came by his residence trying to sell some tires for 250.00 dollars.

Deputies were able to confirm the suspect stole the tires and was arrested.

Hopkins is charged with receiving or transferring stolen goods and grand larceny.

Hopkins is being held in the Southern Regional Jail under a 25,000 dollar bond.

Tyler Barker

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