published Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

Two in Bradley County arrested, charged with stealing playground equipment

Ryan Lee Wiseman and Brandon Leigh Trentham
Ryan Lee Wiseman and Brandon Leigh Trentham
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Two men in Bradley County were arrested when they tried to sell stolen playground equipment to a scrap metal dealer, authorities said.

The Alice’s Wonderland Daycare on Michigan Avenue School Road alerted authorities on Sunday that bouncer seats had been stolen from the playground, Bradley County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Bob Gault said in a news release.

Sheriff’s deputies began to contact local scrap metal businesses to see if the equipment had been sold, Gault said.

When Ryan Lee Wiseman, 18, of Dixie Court Drive, and 25-year-old Brandon Leigh Trentham, of Lee Drive, showed up at a scrap metal business on Monday they were arrested, Gault said.

Both were charged with theft over $500, and their bond was set at $5,000 each.

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bearhunter said...

knuckle heads

September 20, 2011 at 11:53 a.m.
phrasewrite said...

We hear that these two never graduated from Daycare.

September 20, 2011 at 1:26 p.m.
Justreading said...

Winners!

September 20, 2011 at 1:38 p.m.
candicane23 said...

I have a big metal basket ball goal that fell down the other day. They can come get that instead of stealing from a daycare. :(

September 20, 2011 at 2 p.m.
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