HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Hendersonville Police arrested two men found in a stolen white Ford F-350 on Tuesday.
According to police, the Hendersonville Police Department was notified by Cheatham County Sheriff’s Office that a stolen vehicle was anticipated to be entering Hendersonville’s jurisdiction to complete a transaction involving stolen property. The truck was reported stolen from White Bluff.
Hendersonville officers found the truck with 26-year-old Michael Minton and 29-year-old Eric Hensley inside.
After a short foot pursuit with Minton, both men were taken into custody.
Minton was charged with possession of stolen property over $2,500, possession of stolen property over $1,000, evading arrest, and driving on a suspended license. A warrant service for theft of property over $10,000 taken by White Bluff Police Department also occurred.
Hensley was charged with possession of stolen property over $10,000, possession of stolen property over $2,500, possession of stolen property over $1,000, and simple possession of a Schedule II substance.
The two men were booked into the Sumner County Jail.
Anyone with information regarding this incident or other crimes is encouraged to contact Hendersonville Detectives at 615-264-5303 or call Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-594-4113. Tips can also be submitted by texting the number 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword TIPHPD.