WHEELWRIGHT – Floyd County Sheriff’s Department Deputies and Wheelwright City Police received a complaint of suspicious activity in the Dollar Store parking lot in Wheelwright around midnight on Saturday night. When police arrived on scene, they discovered two males, Billy A. Stratton, age 24, of McCarr, and William Marshall Daniels, age 22, of Freeburn, acting suspicious in a black Ford F-350 truck.
During an investigation it was discovered the vehicle in question, a 2005 Ford F-350, had been reported stolen. Deputies believe the two occupants were responsible for stealing the vehicle and charged each with one count of receiving stolen property. Both men were transported to Prestonsburg and lodged in the Floyd County Jail.
Andrea Saddler is a reporter for The Floyd County Times. She can be reached at (606) 886-8506.