Two people arrested for robbery of a vocational school

LOGAN COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – According to the Logan County Sheriff’s Office, the Logan County IT Department reported an active burglary around 1:00 a.m. on Sunday.

Two men were inside the Auto Tech class at Ralph R. Willis Vocational School. Deputies from the night shift as well as WV State Police responded to the scene. Cpl. Derrick Miller of the Logan County Sheriff’s Department responded from his residence and returned security footage to Logan County 911 and the units at the scene.

Cameras with live motion detection alert had been installed at the Auto Tech center after multiple break-ins resulted in the theft worth several thousand dollars of power tools, catalytic converters and other items.

Donald Manns, 32, and Anthony Dalton, 31, both of Lincoln County, were caught stealing by response units. They were charged with burglary and robbery for the incident. The couple will also be charged with the other thefts under investigation, which include four burglary charges and four robbery charges over a one-month period.

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