Deputies: Man charged after stolen trailer was found a year later

POSTED: 7:25 AM Jul 19 2013   UPDATED: 10:23 AM Jul 19 2013
PITT COUNTY -

The Pitt County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man in connection with a stolen utility trailer.

Kevin Ray Manning was arrested Thursday and has been charged with felony possession of stolen property.

According to investigators, the utility trailer was stolen in January 2012 from a home on N.C. 102 in Ayden. Deputies said they located that trailer in January of this year at Manning's home. Manning claimed he bought the trailer from another man, investigators said.

The other person was eliminated as a suspect, said deputies.