February 28, 2024

BAY POINT — An area resident was arrested on suspicion of stealing a crossbow from a longtime pal, just by operating off with the merchandise whereas his pal’s again was turned.

The 39-year-old Bay Level man was arrested Dec. 16 on suspicion of petty theft, and later launched with no expenses filed, court docket data present. Underneath state regulation, prosecutors have a yr to file a case in opposition to him.

The police report for the theft reads like a cartoon. It says that the sufferer thought-about the suspect a longtime, reliable pal and that he’d organized to promote the suspect the crossbow for $215.