Swain Deputies Recover 2 Stolen Vehicles

From the Swain County Sheriff’s Office: “On Tuesday, Swain County deputies recovered 2 stolen vehicles. The first was a reported stolen vehicle from the Local Market (BP) in Bryson City.

Swain County deputies, along with the Bryson City Police began an immediate search for the vehicle. One of our deputies spotted the vehicle on 74 West.

A short pursuit followed and as the vehicle was trying to make an abrupt turn at the 65 mile marker and head back East, the driver struck the guard rail. The driver, Joseph Zullo from Hendersonville NC and passenger, Stephanie Church from Taylors SC were both arrested and taken to the Swain County Detention Center.

The second vehicle was found in a license checkpoint at Ferguson Fields. This vehicle was reported stolen from Chatanooga TN. The driver, Clayton Streeval from Chatanooga TN was arrested and is currently being held in the Swain County Detention Center.”