“Joseph Brady Cook, 24, of Temple, GA, was arrested and charged with one count of second degree receiving stolen property, which is a felon,” Lt. Robin Grant said.
Cook was allegedly in possession of a 1998, green, GMC Sonoma that was reported stolen out of Temple, Georgia. He stated to Lt. Grant that he knew the vehicle was stolen when he purchased it for $500. Lt. Grant discovered the disabled vehicle, and Cook, near the intersection of Thompson Road and Highway 278 West.
He is currently being detained in the Etowah County Detention Center on $2,500 bond.