Fulton man arrested for stealing thousands of dollars worth of farm equipment

POSTED: 02:49 PM CST Nov 05, 2013 
Richard Hoover
CALLAWAY COUNTY, Mo. -

A Fulton man is behind bars, accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of farm equipment.

The Callaway County Sheriff's Office arrested Richard J. Hoover, 28, for the theft. Authorities say they were called to the 8000 block of County Road 108 on Sunday.

Deputies say approximately $11,000 worth of farm equipment was stolen.

Residents were able to identify the alleged thief as Hoover.

He was arrested on a charge of felony stealing and is in the Callaway County Jail on $4,500 bond.