Columbus man arrested after stolen vehicle recovered
COLUMBUS, Ind. (WISH) – A Columbus man been has been arrested after police recovered a stolen vehicle.
According to the Columbus Police Department, 33-year-old Dustin Freese has been taken into custody.
Police say they were following up on a tip just after 6 p.m. Wednesday evening in the area of U.S. 31 near Taylorsville when they spotted a 1968 Chevy Chevelle that had been stolen.
Officers say the Chevelle had been stolen Monday from a Columbus garage.
Freese, who has been transported to the Bartholomew County Jail, faces preliminary charges of possession of a stolen vehicle and operating a vehicle without ever receiving a license.