Man Found With Thousands Of Dollars Of Stolen Merchandise

Posted at 7:19 PM, Jul 09, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-30 17:02:29-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Police released new information about a raid of a home in connection with stolen goods.

The incident happened at a home on Shasta Drive Wednesday.

Investigators say a 77-year-old man knowingly bought thousands of dollars worth of stolen merchandise.

They said William Allen stored the items in an outbuilding where he operated a makeshift store.

Police said they bought stolen items from Allen back in April.

Authorities said they seized motor oil, furnishings, and power tools valued at more than $50,000 in Wednesday's raid.

Allen had not yet been charged.