A Marion man was arrested and charged with stealing over $4,000 worth of hand and yard tools from a shed, authorities said Wednesday.

Detective Jason Grindstaff of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Timothy Scott Edwards, 43, of 276 Buttercup Lane in Marion, with breaking and entering and larceny after breaking and entering.

On Aug. 21, Dean McClure, of Marion, reported that he was missing $4,143 worth of items, including an air nailer, a weed trimmer, a toolbox and various hand tools, a boat motor, a table saw and yard tools, from a shed at 5758 Old Fort-Sugar Hill Road.

An investigation led to Edwards, who lived on McClure’s property.

Edwards received a $20,000 bond.

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