BRAZOS COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX) - Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers pulled over a truck towing a trailer because of a faulty taillight and discovered the trailer was actually stolen.
Troopers said 33-year-old John Obanion was driving down Highway 6 around 6:30 a.m. Monday. Troopers noticed the bad taillight and no license plate on the trailer. Authorities said they placed Obanion under arrest for driving with a suspended license.
After searching the bed of the truck, they found bolt cutters and a broken padlock. He's charged with felony theft of property in addition to the suspended license.