Louisiana man arrested for stealing trailer in Horseheads

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3:00 PM UPDATE: New York State Police confirmed that Searles was arrested in connection to the stolen travel trailer in Horseheads last month.

Searles is originally from Louisiana but now lives in Enfield, N.Y.

Last month, State Police issued a request for the public’s help in locating the trailer after it was stolen from a residence on State Route 13 in Veteran. The trailer was found on October 26.


HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WETM) – A Louisiana man has been arrested by State Police for grand larceny in Horseheads.

Roy Searles, 33, of Plaquemine, Louisiana was arrested by New York State Police on November third in the town of Enfield in Tompkins County.

He was charged with one count of grand larceny (a class-D felony) for an incident that happened in Horseheads on October 24.

Searles was arraigned in the Town of Ashland Court released on his own recognizance.

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