Yadkin Co. deputies arrest teen after stolen truck gets stuck

Jose Armando Pineda, 16, of Yadkinville

Jose Armando Pineda, 16, of Yadkinville

YADKIN COUNTY, N.C. — Yadkin County deputies arrested a teenager after officials said he got stuck in a stolen truck on the side of the road.

Jose Armando Pineda, 16, of Yadkinville, is accused of stealing a Ford F-150 out of Surry County on Thursday.

Deputies arrested the suspect on Friday after responding to a suspicious truck stuck on the shoulder of a farm road in Yadkinville.

The suspect told deputies he parked the truck to see a girlfriend who lived nearby. After checking the vehicle, deputies said the truck had been stolen the night before.

The suspect was arrested and charged with one count of felony possession of stolen property.

Officials said he was also arrested on a Surry County warrant for one count of felony breaking or enering a motor vehicle, one count of felony larceny and one count driving without an operator’s license.

The suspect was placed in the Yadkin County Jail under $10,000 secured bond.


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