Tip about tractor theft leads to stolen Army grenades, assault weapon

Published December 17, 2012

| FoxNews.com

Alabama police say a tip about a stolen tractor led them to a cache of stolen military hardware, Fox 6 News reported.

The investigation reportedly began last week when police found a stolen tractor at a residence in Glencoe, Ala.

A search of the home found 30 guns, including an assault rifle, as well as grenades and blasting caps stolen from the Anniston Army Depot, according to the station. Spare parts for Stryker military vehicles also were recovered.

According to Fox 6, police suspect the homeowner, Anniston Army Depot employee Ryan Mayo, stole the military items from his workplace.

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