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Man recovers stolen trailer in store parking lot

A trailer stolen in Pearl was recovered in the parking lot of The Home Depot in Jackson Tuesday afternoon. A trailer stolen in Pearl was recovered in the parking lot of The Home Depot in Jackson Tuesday afternoon.
The man who said he bought it off the internet was handcuffed and taken to the police department. The man who said he bought it off the internet was handcuffed and taken to the police department.
The officers allowed the owner of the trailer, who also had the title on hand, to attach it back onto his truck. The officers allowed the owner of the trailer, who also had the title on hand, to attach it back onto his truck.
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A trailer stolen in Pearl was recovered in the parking lot of The Home Depot in Jackson Tuesday afternoon.

Police say the father of the man who owns to trailer spotted it being pulled through the city and called police.

Officers and the owner spent about an hour examining the trailer trying to match vin numbers. 

While that was underway, the owner of the truck the trailer was attached to emerged from the store. The man told police he bought it off Craigslist for $450.

Eventually officers from Pearl arrived. 

The officers allowed the owner of the trailer, who also had the title on hand, to attach it back onto his truck.

The man who said he bought it off the internet was handcuffed and taken to the police department. His name hasn't been released.  He is facing larceny charges.

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