Kern County detectives recover $30,000 in signs; 1 arrested
Signs were being sold on Ebay
Last Updated: 143 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Kern Country Sheriff's deputies arrested one man in connection with stealing nearly $30,000 in missing oilfield signs.
Detectives began their investigation after they noticed an ad on Ebay that was selling antique oil well signs.
They served a search warrant to the home of Dustin Drake, 35, and found a total of 266 stolen signs.
Drake was arrested and booked on suspicion of possession of stolen property.
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