Police Arrest Theft Suspect

ANTHONY GRANTMEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police arrested a man they say tried to steal a commercial hedge trimmer from Ace Hardware.

Medford Police report 30-year-old Anthony Grant fought employees when they confronted him allegedly trying to steal a hedge trimmer valued at around $500.

He was able to get away, but an officer located him some time later and arrested him near color tile. Police say he had a small amount of heroin on him when he was arrested.

Anthony Grant has been lodged in the Jackson County Jail on charges of theft, robbery, and possession of heroin.