Forest City, NC (FOX Carolina) - The Forest City Police Department says they have identified two suspects and arrested one so far in connection to a vehicle stolen at the Walmart on Plaza Drive in Forest City.
Officers say that 29-year-old Franklin Joshua Abernathy was located by the Polk County Sheriff's Office, arrested, and transported to the Forest City Police Department where he was charged with larceny of a motor vehicle.
Officers say on Thursday the Polk County Sheriff's Office located the stolen vehicle, a 2013 Honda Civic, and returned it to the owner.
The second suspect in the case is a juvenile and officers will be seeking a juvenile petition for his involvement in the matter.
Abernathy is being held in the Rutherford County Jail on a $15,000 secured bond.