Deputies: Man Tried Stealing Aquarium From Pet Store

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A man was arrested after deputies said he tried stealing a 55-gallon aquarium from a pet store Tuesday in Lexington.

Jonathan Adam Cranford, 23, of Thomasville, allegedly tried taking the item from Sky To Sea Pet Shop at 2110 E US Hwy 64 while it was outside the business.

The shop's owner said he witnessed the incident and called deputies.

Cranford was charged with misdemeanor attempted larceny. He received a $2,000 secured bond and has a Feb. 21 court date.

Other details were not released.

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