Man arrested after deputies find 4 stolen vehicles

Man arrested after deputies find 4 stolen vehicles

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - A 38-year-old man is behind bars after Richmond County deputies found four stolen vehicles.

James Edward Hawk Jr was arrested on Jan. 21 after deputies found four stolen vehicles parked at 1810 Fairview Ave., according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies received a tip that a stolen vehicle was parked at that address. After deputies investigated, the sheriff's office issued a search warrant.

Four vehicles reported stolen out of Aiken were found on the property, including a Ford F-350 truck, an Oldsmobile Cutlass, and two motorcycles, according to the sheriff's office.

Hawk is charged with four counts of theft by receiving from another state.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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