Reward offered for return of stolen porch swing

The homemade solid oak porch swing, reported stolen in July 2016

A Charlotte man with a vacation home in McDowell is offering a $1,000 reward for the return of his stolen porch swing.

Blair Ashcraft reported in July 2016 that someone removed the swing from a residence on Old Wildlife Club Drive in Marion.

It is made of solid oak, fashioned with diamond-designed pegs and yellow, custom made cushions, according to Ashcraft in a 2016 interview with The McDowell News.

Anyone with information concerning the theft, suspect or whereabouts of the swing is asked to call Detective Billie Brown at the McDowell County Sheriff's Office at 652-2237.

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