MANTECA (CBS13) — A probation search in Manteca has led to the recovery of a large stash of stolen lumber.
The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office says, back on Dec. 30, deputies died a probation search in Manteca. Exactly what prompted the probation search is unclear.READ MORE: Independent Study Program Overwhelmed As Sacramento City Unified Extends Vaccine Mandate Deadline
During the search, deputies discovered a stash of lumber. The suspect reportedly admitted to stealing the lumber, with deputies believing it was taken within the past two months – possibly from the Tracy area.READ MORE: Sacramento Man Indicted, Accused Of Plotting To Kill Or Kidnap President Biden, VP Harris
Various framing headers and framing lumber with orange spray paint on the side make up the stash.MORE NEWS: Foresthill Bridge Reopened After Hazmat Incident, Deputy Hospitalized
Anyone who is missing lumber from their job and suspects this might be theirs is urged to call detectives at (209) 938-7845.