Fayetteville Man Attempts To Steal Garbage Truck In Beckley

BECKLEY, WV (WOAY) – A Fayette County Man is in jail after trying to steal a garbage truck from Beckley Garbage.

According to court documents, a Raleigh County deputy was dispatched to Beckley Garbage after witnesses say, Hayden Dixon, 28, of Fayetteville tried to steal a garbage truck.  Dixon arrived to Beckley Garbage, entered the dump truck, and attempted to steal it.  One man was able to pull Mr. Dixon out of the truck before he took off with it.

The dump truck was a 2006 International 7400 model with a value of 80,000 dollars.

Dixon is charged with attempt to commit a felony and is being held in the Southern Regional Jail under a 5,000 dollar bond.

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