Theft of ATV at City Park
LIBERTY, January 28, 2014 – The City of Liberty Police Department was notified at 12:30 AM on January 25, 2014 of an ATV being driven on Kipling Street in North Heights and went to investigate.
The ATV was located at the intersection of North Travis Street and Pine Street in Liberty. During the investigation the ATV was found to belong to the City of Liberty.
Officers went to the City Park and found that the storage shed had been broken into.
Subjects Jacoby Gibson and Joshua Johnson were read their Miranda rights and both admitted to breaking into the shed and being inside the shed taking the ATV.
Both were taken into custody, charged with Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Burglary of a Building and transported to the Liberty County Jail.
Gibson was additionally charged with Possession of a Prohibited Weapon because during the Officer pat down of Gibson a pair of brass knuckles were found in this pocket.