Cedar Rapids man charged with theft

BY DI STAFF | SEPTEMBER 09, 2014 5:00 AM

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Authorities have accused a Cedar Rapids man of stealing an outboard motor.

Jake Dickinson was charged on Sunday with second-degree theft.

He was operating a motor vehicle when he was stopped for speeding. During a search of the vehicle, police allegedly found a Mercury four-stroke outboard motor.

The serial number was checked through dispatch, which reported that the motor was reportedly stolen in Cedar Rapids.

The defendant said he received the motor from a friend of a friend’s friend.

— by Lily Abromeit

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