PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - If you bought a used boat motor or ATV in the last few months, you may have stolen goods sitting in the garage and not even know it.
Pascagoula Police recently busted a theft ring that netted more than $100,000 in stolen merchandise. The thieves stole things like motors, trailers and ATVs.
Police are still looking for the following motors and ATVs:
25 horsepower 2007 model Yamaha outboard motor - Serial #6L2KS1020699
25 horsepower 2004 model Mercury outboard motor - Serial #ORO45676
25 horsepower 2005 model Mercury electric start outboard motor - Serial #1BO47239
25 horsepower 2000 model Mercury outboard motor - Serial #OTO42190
25 horsepower 1998 model Yamaha 2 stroke electric start outboard motor - Serial #25ESHX-6L25-2307-5OU
25 horsepower 2004 model Johnson -Serial #05088015
150 horsepower 2003 model Yamaha 2 stroke- Serial #6G4X-1005734
If you have any of these items, you're asked to call Pascagoula Police at (228) 762-2211. Investigators promise no one will be prosecuted.
The alleged theft ring leaders, Donald Tomlin and Ralph Johnson, were arrested December 15th while attempting to sell a stolen outboard motor.