Bean Station duo charged in theft of utility trailers

The Grainger County Sheriff’s Department has charged two people in connection to the theft of several utility trailers, but say the investigation is far from over.

Clifford Hively and April Lafferty, both from Bean Station, now face charges of criminal trespassing and multiple counts of theft.

The investigation is ongoing. The sheriff’s department saying there are still missing trailers and some recovered trailers that haven’t been identified by potential victims.

If you’re a victim of theft involving utility trailers or construction equipment within the last 2 months or maybe you’ve bought a trailer or equipment from these people, call the Grainger County Sheriff’s Department at 865-828-3613.