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Cumming police charge 2 men in brazen tree theft
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A random, if not unusual, act of destruction has authorities and employees of a Cumming business stumped.

They want to know why two men cut down a tall tree outside Southern Cinema Design on Canton Road and attempted to drag it off behind their pickup truck.

While the motive remains unclear, Cumming Police Sgt. Bryan Zimbardi said the department plans to charge at least two people Friday in connection with the incident, which occurred about 8 p.m. June 2.

Zimbardi said Raymond Solano and Stanley Hendrix, both of Forsyth County, will initially be charged with various traffic-related offenses. Other charges are likely.

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