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GRAVEL THIEF LEADS POLICE ON CHASE, ASSAULTS OFFICER

(Richmond, IN)--It shows people will steal just about anything…24-year-old Casey Conyers of Williamsburg was in the Wayne County Jail Tuesday after allegedly stealing gravel Monday night and then leading police on a chase through Fairview neighborhoods.  Police found the gravel in Conyers’ truck and beer bottles in his pockets that matched those at the scene of the crime.  Conyers also allegedly had drug paraphernalia in his possession and battered a police officer during the arrest.  There was no word on any possible injuries to the officer.