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Albemarle man arrested after pawning stolen shotgun, deputies say

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ALBEMARLE, NC (WBTV) -

An Albemarle man has been charged after investigators say he stole a firearm and sold it to a Stanly County pawn shop.

Ted Joseph Wittman, 35, is charged with possession of stolen firearm and obtaining property by false pretense, according to the news release from the Stanly County Sheriff's Office.

The victim told detectives that he found his stolen shotgun at an Albemarle pawn shop.

Detectives were able to trace the firearm sale back to Wittman.

Bond was set at $10,000.

The shotgun was valued at $300.

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