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Deputies: 2 charged after stealing, selling scrap metal

Anthony Lee Conner (Left) and Donny Aaron Stansberry (Source: McDowell Co. Sheriff's Office) Anthony Lee Conner (Left) and Donny Aaron Stansberry (Source: McDowell Co. Sheriff's Office)
MARION, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Two men have been charged after deputies said they stole scrap metal and sold it in McDowell, NC.

Anthony Lee Conner, 33, and Donny Aaron Stansberry, 29, have been charged with felony obtaining property by false pretense, the McDowell County Sheriff's Office said on Wednesday.

Deputies said the pair stole scrap metal from Mitchell County and sold it at Metal Recycling Services in McDowell for $224.40.

According to the sheriff's office, Conner and Stansberry also face charges in Mitchell County.

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