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Metter man arrested in vehicle theft

Tony D. Wilson (Source: Metter police) Tony D. Wilson (Source: Metter police)

A Metter man was arrested on charges of vehicle theft early Saturday morning.

Metter police responded at about 4:30 a.m. Saturday on a report of a vehicle crash on South Terrell Street. Officers saw a severely damaged vehicle and damaged property.

Officers determined the vehicle had been stolen from a home on Northeast Broad Street, according to police. Metter police officers Johnny Carter and David Gonzalez quickly developed a lead on the suspect of the theft and made an arrest. 

Police said. Tony D. Wilson, 25, was found at a home on South Terrell Street and was arrested. He's being held at the Candler County jail.

Anyone with information on theft or crash can call contact Investigator Justin Wells at 912.685.2190 or email him at

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