A theft investigation resulted in the arrest of two people on Tuesday of this week. The theft recently occurred in the Sand Valley Community. Deputies and investigators began working on the case and quickly learned that Jason Taylor, age 35, and Lora Smith, age 37, both from Centre, were responsible.
Taylor and Smith were hiding from law enforcement at a residence located on County Road 540 when they were apprehended.
Taylor is wanted in Tennessee and Smith is wanted by authorities in Indiana.
Sheriff’s Office investigators were able to recover some of the stolen property for the victim in the Cherokee County case.
Both Taylor and Smith have been charged with Theft of Property 1st Degree and currently remain in the Cherokee County Detention Center.