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Two Fayette County men arrested for metal thefts

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Steven Lee Treloar Steven Lee Treloar
Michael Leonard Larson Michael Leonard Larson

FAYETTE COUNTY (KWWL) -- An investigation into metal thefts by the Fayette County Sheriff's Office has landed to Eastern Iowa men in jail.

Michael Leonard Larson, 32 of Fayette, and Steven Lee Treloar, 46 of Hawkeye, were arrested Thursday.  They are both charged with First Degree Theft.

Investigators found that Treloar and Larson were stealing assorted metal material and re-selling them.

They say that over the past two years, Treloar and Larson have been paid $36,000 in cash for stolen property estimated to be worth $100,000.

The investigation continues and they say more arrests could be made.

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