Man arrested for stealing $50K tractor in Covington County

Smith’s bond will be set by Justice Court Judge John Laz Sanford, the sheriff’s office says.
Smith’s bond will be set by Justice Court Judge John Laz Sanford, the sheriff’s office says.(Covington County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jul. 6, 2022 at 11:50 AM CDT
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COVINGTON COUNTY, Miss. (WDAM) - A man has been arrested in Covington County after he allegedly stole a high-valued tractor.

According to the Covington County Sheriff’s Office, 39-year-old Walter O’Neil Smith was charged with stealing a 2015 Massey Ferguson 6410 tractor.

The sheriff’s office says the tractor is valued at $50,000. It has been returned to the owner, according to CCSO.

Smith’s bond will be set by Justice Court Judge John Laz Sanford, the sheriff’s office says.

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