Couple arrested for stealing storm drain grates
CLEVELAND (WRCB) Two people are in custody in Bradley County charged with theft.
Bradley County deputies answered a 911 call and found Heinz Eugene Appelt and Kimberly Atkins loading grates into the back of a van. A fifth grate was lying beside the van.
The grates were taken from the 20th Street overpass on APD 40.
The grates were valued at $1250, the couple had planned to sell them to a scrap metal dealer.