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Tractor Theft Leads to Arrest



Hunter Hayes-Bebee

A local man is facing felony theft charges following a weekend incident in southeastern Cherokee County.

Cherokee County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the scene on Sunday afternoon, when a Case Compact Tractor was reported stolen from a property where it had been used recently. 

A suspect was identified by deputies and a Kansas State Trooper spotted the suspect and the tractor Monday morning. 

Hunter Hayes-Bebee, 23 of Galena, was taken into custody and is facing allegations of felony theft and driving without a valid license.

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