ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — A man was arrested after he allegedly tried to steal a cataclytic converter from a vehicle at the Eli Whitney Fire Department Station in Alamance County, according to the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office.
On Wednesday, deputies responded to a report of a larceny in progress at the fire station.
Deputies stopped a vehicle leaving the scene. The vehicle matched the description from an attempted larceny at the intersection of Boywood Road and South N.C. 87.
A man who was in the vehicle was arrested on charges of attempted larceny and violation of a domestic violence protection order.
Deputies also found a dollar bill in his wallet with 1.04 grams of methamphetamine and charged the man with possession of a schedule II controlled substance.