Brothers charged in La-Z-Boy furniture theft
CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- Two brothers are behind bars after police say they allegedly stole a semi loaded with furniture.
Chattanooga Police Spokesperson Nathan Hartwig tells Channel 3, James Tabor and John Tabor Jr. were arrested by Soddy-Daisy police Friday following a near week-long search.
Hartwig says the brothers are accused of stealing a tractor-trailer from a Chattanooga trucking company, which employed James Tabor, on January 15.
Police say the pair crashed the truck loaded with La-Z-Boy furniture on Old Dayton Pike and fled the scene.
The brothers are charged with theft over $60,000 and criminal conspiracy, both felonies.
The suspects are due in court January 30.
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