Scottsboro AL-On May 9, 2018 the Scottsboro Police Department responded to the 17000 block of Willow St. in Scottsboro AL in reference to Breaking and Entering of a Vehicle and Theft 1st. A description of the suspect and suspect’s vehicle was given out prior to officers arriving on scene. An officer observed a vehicle matching the description of the suspect’s vehicle parked at a local business in the 500 block of Willow St. Officers made contact with the lone occupant of the vehicle and observed property in the vehicle believed to be stolen during the theft. After talking to the subject he confessed to committing the B & E and Theft.
Gilbert Dean O’String 48 of Anderson SC. was arrested and charged with B & E of a Vehicle, Theft 1st, and Fugitive from Justice. O”String had a warrant out of Nashville TN for Robbery. O”String is currently being held in the Jackson County Jail and no bond has been set at this time.