Police make arrest in chain saw theft

ORWELL-According to a news announcement last week, the Vermont State Police are still investigating the April 19 theft of several chain saws from the residence of Jason Desorda, 26, on Martin Hill Road in Orwell.

However, state detectives said Shawn Munger, 29, of Castleton, was arrested in connection with the case; he was cited for possession of stolen property and driving with a criminally suspended drivers license.

Munger allegedly sold two of the stolen chain saws in West Haven, according to Trooper Jonathon Purdy of the VSPNew Haven Barracks. The two chain saws were later recovered and returned to Desorda.

Munger is set to appear in Addison County Court June 13.

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