The Fayette County Sheriff’s Department arrested two men from Maryland on felony theft charges.
According to the sheriff’s department, deputies responded to a possible stolen bicycle complaint at a bike shop in Fayetteville. The shop owner told deputies that two males came into the store trying to sell two high-end bicycles. The owner reportedly recognized the two bikes as those belonging to a known customer.
The alleged owner of the bicycles confirmed that his bikes were missing. The value of the bikes was estimated to be about $3,200.
The two males, Chris Washington and Darnell Fraser, both from Maryland, were arrested for the felony offenses of Receiving and Transferring Stolen Goods, and Conspiracy to Commit a Felony. They were both transported to the Southern Regional Jail on a $25,000 bond.