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Man accused of stealing vacuum cleaners

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: Feb 06 2013 04:50:53 AM CST
Updated On: Feb 06 2013 04:56:15 PM CST
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

A Gray, Tennessee man was arrested after Johnson City Police say he attempted to take a vacuum cleaner from Target.

Steven Thompson was taken into custody by Target Loss Prevention personnel when he tried to steal a $399 Dyson vacuum.

According to the police report, an investigation revealed Thompson stole two other Dyson vacuums Sunday valued at over $700.

Thompson was charged with at least two counts of theft of property.