On Friday, December 4, 2020, the Vinton County Sheriff’s Office received a call that two male individuals had broke into a residence on Vinton Station Rd and were taking items out of the residence and placing them in a vehicle. Deputies arrived and found two male individuals inside the residence and identified them as Bryan E. Ousley age 47 of McArthur, and Robert W. Maxwell age 52 of McArthur. Items from inside the residence were found on their person and inside the vehicle that was found near railroad tracks behind the residence.
Both individuals were taken into custody without incident and taken to the South Eastern Ohio Regional Jail and charged with Breaking and Entering, Trespassing, Theft, and Possession of Criminal Tools. A bond hearing is scheduled for Tuesday.
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This case was handled by Deputies Michelle Thomas and Mark Kinney. This investigation is ongoing and have been linked to a business burglary in the Dundas area. Anyone with information regarding these two individuals is asked to contact Deputy Michelle Thomas at 740-596-5242.