Man arrested after stealing stop sign in Goochland

Man arrested after stealing stop sign in Goochland
A man has been arrested after stealing an L-E-D stop sign in Goochland, police say. (Source: Goochland County Sheriff's Office Facebook)

GOOCHLAND, Va. (WWBT) - A man has been arrested after stealing an L-E-D stop sign in Goochland, police say.

Police received a call about a man cutting down a stop sign at the intersection of Shannon Hill Road and Broad Street Road, as well as a physical description and what vehicle the suspect was driving.

Deputies arrived on the scene a short time later and located the suspect in his vehicle and recovered the stolen stop sign.

According to police, the man was arrested for a DUI, refusal of a breath test and felony destruction of property.

Additional charges are pending.

The Virginia Department of Transportation is working to replace the sign.

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