Daniel P. Sandvick, 55, of rural De Soto was arrested June 4 charges of burglary and obstructing an officer.

The Vernon County Sheriff’s Office received a report on On May 17 of farm equipment taken from a farm on Gardner Road in the town of Franklin.

On May 31, the sheriff’s office received information that Sandvick had taken a John Deere 4020 tractor with loader and hauled it to Kentucky.

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On June 4, the John Deere 4020 tractor and loader were located in Lawrence County, Ky., and according to the sherriff’s office, neither the John Deere three-wheel hay rake nor the John Deere 300 corn picker have been located.

Anyone having information about the whereabouts of these two items are asked to call the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office, or Vernon County Crime Stoppers.

Sandvick was arrested and taken to the Vernon County Detention Center where he is being held on a $5,000 cash bond.

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