Smackover man arrested in connection with stolen property
A Smackover man was arrested in Felsenthal on Wednesday on suspicion of felony possession of stolen property and misdemeanor fleeing the scene.
Christopher Tyler Gatheright, 19, 209 W. 12th St., was allegedly found by police in possession of a stolen four-wheeler and then fled the scene along Dollar Junction Road in the Felsenthal area.
According to the report, a sheriff’s deputy was patrolling Dollar Junction Road when he saw Gatheright on the side of the road with a black truck that was pulling a trailer with a blue Kawasaki Brute Force four-wheeler. After describing the four-wheeler to dispatch, a Smackover officer said the four-wheeler sounded like one that was stolen the night before.
According to the report, after checking for outstanding warrants, the officer asked Gatheright where he got the vehicle and he said he bought it from someone.
The deputy noted in the report that Gatheright