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Off the Wall News: Accused dealership burglar claims he won pickup in lottery

Jeff Bobo, NET News Service • Dec 4, 2013 at 3:36 PM

ROGERSVILLE — Police said a man who was allegedly caught red handed breaking into a pickup for sale on a Rogersville dealership lot early Friday morning claimed he’d won the truck in a lottery.

Shortly after 1 a.m. Friday Rogersville Police Department Officer Chris Price was dispatched to Royston’s Chevrolet on Highway 11-W on a complaint of a vehicle in the lot with its lights on.

Price said that upon his arrival he observed a red 2005 Chevy pickup with its lights going on and off.

As he approached the vehicle Price allegedly observed a man known to him as Steven Dwayne Goins, 61, 1177 McKinney Chapel Road, Rogersville, enter the driver’s side of that pickup.

Read more at TimesNews.net.

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