Florence man charged with vehicle theft in Cullman - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Florence man charged with vehicle theft in Cullman


Police reported that a Florence man was arrested and charged in Cullman late Saturday night with stealing a vehicle.

Florence police said Cullman deputies found an abandoned Ford Excursion shortly before 3 p.m. on Saturday. Deputies said a records check showed that the vehicle had been stolen from Florence.

During their investigation, deputies said they located Donnie Joe Bryson, 25, of Florence a short distance from the vehicle. Deputies reportedly took Bryson to the Sheriff's office, where they interviewed him about the car.

Authorities said Florence police detectives traveled to Cullman Saturday night after evidence was obtained during the investigation.

Bryson was arrested and charged with vehicle theft, then transported from Cullman to the Lauderdale County Detention Center, where he is currently held.

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