Officers search for guns stolen after Thomasville burglaries

Officers search for guns stolen after Thomasville burglaries

THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) - Police are working to get stolen guns off the street.

Earlier this week the Thomasville Police Department's Dive team searched a nearby pond for the guns.

Thomasville Police say they arrested Stephone Thomas for several car break ins around the city.

They also say Thomas stole a pickup truck as well.

Through the investigation they learned that guns stolen during these break-ins were thrown in a nearby pond.

Thomas is being charged with two counts of larceny from vehicle, two counts of larceny of a weapon, one count of burglary, and one count of stolen vehicle.

A previous version of this story stated that those stolen guns had been recovered, however officials are still searching for those weapons.

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