Charleston man charged with stealing truck

 

A North Charleston, S.C., man was arrested Monday after he was found driving a stolen vehicle.

Tony Joe Costner, 41, was charged with misdemeanor driving without a license and felony theft by receiving after he was caught driving a stolen 2014 Ford truck in Richmond County, according to jail records.

About 1:35 p.m., Richmond County sheriff’s deputies stopped Costner for speeding on Interstate 20, according to an incident report.

Deputies ran a computer check on the license plate, which showed the truck was stolen from Berkley County, near Charleston. It had been rented from Enterprise Rentals by a man with a landscaping company, and was stolen from a work site earlier in the day.

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