Jones County duo allegedly steals utility trailer

Nicholas Wells, 17, of Heidelberg, is facing grand larceny charges.

Wells was arrested for allegedly stealing a utility trailer from Sim's Family Grocery on Hwy 15 in Laurel. Deputies said Wells "did not" act alone.

Authorites have also arrested Ellis Ishee, 37, of Ellisville. Sheriff Alex Hodge said Ishee's involvement in the crime was confirmed, and he was later arrested at his home on Mack Brown Road.

Authorities said the trailer was located around the corner from Ishee's home. Both men were taken to the Jones County Jail.