HILLTOP, W.Va. -- Fayette County sheriff's deputies are searching for two men allegedly involved in a theft in the Hilltop area Wednesday night.
A security officer at Kevin's Auto on U.S. 19 told deputies that at about 9 p.m., he found two males who had broken into the main building of the dealership, according to a news release from the Fayette County Sheriff's Office.
The suspects allegedly fled in a pickup truck toward Oak Hill on U.S. 19, the release states. The security officer said a small toolbox was stolen.
The vehicle was described as a maroon 2006 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck with a West Virginia license plate registered to Chad Allan Surface of the Fayetteville area, according to the state Division of Motor Vehicles, in the release. Sheriff Steve Kessler said that deputies don't know if Surface was involved, "or if someone was just using his vehicle."
Those with information concerning the theft are asked to contact the Fayette County Sheriff's Office at 304-574-4216 or Crime Stoppers at 304-255-7867. Tips can also be submitted online at the department's website or Facebook page.