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Police: Theft ring that targeted three counties busted

By Jennifer Joas, Reporter, JJoas@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 29 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 31 2013 05:16:22 AM CDT

Police in Montgomery County say they busted a theft ring that spanned three counties.

LIMERICK TWP., Pa. -

Police in Limerick Township, Montgomery County have put a stop to a theft ring that was targeting landscapers in Berks, Montgomery and Chester counties, authorities announced.

Three men are accused of taking weed wackers, leaf blowers and other tools from landscapers' trucks and trailers and pawning the items for cash.

Police said they started getting reports of thefts in May and they discovered some stolen items at a pawn shop in June.

According to authorities, Daniel Vieldhouse and Jason Davis have been arrested.

They said they're still looking for Donald Hill.