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Sheriff's Office: Subcontractor stole from Coleman Foods
Deputies say company truck had computer equipment, augers, hand tools
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Kevin Williamson

Two Hall County men are charged in a burglary from Coleman Foods on Memorial Park Drive in Gainesville.

About 2 a.m. Tuesday, sheriff's deputies stopped a pickup truck on Old Candler Road and found a number of large stainless steel augers, computer equipment, hand tools and commercial food items in the truck, according to a press release from the Hall County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies determined the vehicle belonged to Coleman Foods and that the contents had been removed form a warehouse on Memorial Park, according to the release.

Kevin Brannan Williamson, 43, of Gainesville and Ronnie David Martin, 31, of Lula were arrested and taken to the Hall County Jail.

Williamson was charged with burglary, theft by taking/motor vehicle, possession of Alprazolam (Xanax), driving while license suspended and entering the jail with concealed Xanax.

Martin was charged with burglary and theft by taking/motor vehicle.

The incident remains under investigation by the Hall County Sheriff's Office, Criminal Investigations Division. 

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