MORRISTOWN (WATE) – Police in Morristown were able to identify and arrest a suspect in a string of vehicle burglaries earlier this month.
Christopher Polley is charged with five counts of criminal trespassing, 11 counts of burglary of a motor vehicle, theft over $500, and nine counts of theft under $500.
Polley was located at his grandmother’s home Monday in Hamblen County. Police call most of the thefts “crimes of opportunity” that were due to vehicles being left unlocked. He is being held on $181,000 bond.