Crime & Courts Richmond Co. | Columbia Co. | Aiken Co. |

Moped stolen while owner hospitalized

Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014 9:49 PM
Last updated 10:47 PM
  • Follow Crime & courts

Three men stole a moped last month while the owner was in the hospital.

Map View

Javascript is required to view this map.

About 10:30 p.m. Dec. 22, the silver Tao-Tao moped was stolen from Budget Inn at 441 Broad St., according to a Richmond County Sheriff’s Office report.

Surveillance footage showed a red late-model Chevrolet pickup backing into a space near the moped, where a white male exited the truck and walked around before getting in again.

About two minutes later, three white males got out of the truck, grabbed the moped and heaved it into the bed of the truck before leaving the scene. According to the report, the theft took less than five minutes.

Police say the victim, Danny J. Osbon, 52, of North Augusta, was in a hospital the day the moped was stolen.

Comments (2) Add comment
ADVISORY: Users are solely responsible for opinions they post here and for following agreed-upon rules of civility. Posts and comments do not reflect the views of this site. Posts and comments are automatically checked for inappropriate language, but readers might find some comments offensive or inaccurate. If you believe a comment violates our rules, click the "Flag as offensive" link below the comment.
bubbasauce
82448
Points
bubbasauce 01/07/14 - 07:03 am
0
0
That's too funny Dichotomy!

That's too funny Dichotomy!

Back to Top
 
loading...
Search Augusta jobs
Top headlines
Augusta homicide suspect's statement admissible as evidence
At the conclusion of a hearing Wednesday in Richmond County Superior Court, Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. ruled the videotaped statement was legally obtained, freely given and is admissible as ...