Sheriff's dept. recovers 2 ATVs stolen from educational facility

Sheriff's dept. recovers 2 ATVs stolen from educational facility
(Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Dept.)
(Source: Jackson County Sheriff's Dept.)
(Source: Facebook)
(Source: Facebook)

NEWPORT, AR (KAIT) - Two all-terrain vehicles have been found following a theft from an educational facility. Now police need help identifying a possible suspect.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department reports on social media the ATVs taken from a University of Arkansas research center outside Newport were recovered on Sept. 23.

The stolen ATVs included a 2015 sunset red Polaris Ranger 900 crew cab and a 2013 green Polaris Ranger 800 crew cab.

Investigators reportedly collected evidence at the scene and submitted it to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory.

The sheriff's department released a photo of a man they are trying to identify.

Call the Jackson County Sheriff's Department at (870) 523-5842 with any information about this case.

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