Deputies with the Tazewell County Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Curtis Moore, 47, of Coeburn, VA on charges of Grand Larceny and Possession of Narcotics.
According to the Tazewell County sheriff’s Office, several surveillance cameras were placed in wooded areas across the county as part of a litter prevention program. Moore was working with a road crew and took one of the cameras.
The camera continued to feed video back to the Tazewell County Sheriff’s Office where they began to track Moore’s location.
Deputies say narcotics were found in Moore’s possession during the recovery of the camera. Moore is being held in the Southwest Regional Jail Authority. His hearing is scheduled for November 2.