Release from Sheriff Rodney Smith June 25, 2018
June 24, 2018, The Athens County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Meadowbrook Road in Albany for a report of a theft of a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, deputies learned that a vehicle had been parked alongside the roadway and a window was broken out. The complainant stated a purse was taken from the vehicle. Deputies later learned a stolen credit card was used at numerous stores in the Athens area. The suspect vehicle is a dark green Ford Explorer with a large dent on the rear passenger side. Deputy Banks is asking that if anyone has any information regarding this incident, to please contact our Office at 740.593.6633.