David Todd Martin

David Martin

STANLEY – A Stanley man has been arrested in connection with a number of unauthorized purchases made on a company credit account.

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Detective Dan Snellings arrested David Todd Martin, 47, of Lucia-Riverbend Road Dec. 21 on 27 counts of obtaining property by false pretenses. 

Martin is accused of making purchases on the credit account of McHansa Trucking Company in Mount Holly at an auto parts store in Denver between April 12, 2017, and Dec. 7, 2018, according to a Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office press release. 

The press release states that the unauthorized purchases were discovered by the trucking company during an audit of their books, and with the assistance of the auto parts store that identified the subject. 

Martin was taken before a Lincoln County magistrate and placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under a $135,000 secured bond. 


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