Fairfield man charged after trailer stolen from Boy Scouts troop

Christopher Allen Monroe
Christopher Allen Monroe

Credit: Butler County Jail

Credit: Butler County Jail

A Fairfield man has been charged after reportedly stealing a trailer that belonged to a Boy Scouts troop, a release from Fairfield Twp. Police reported.

He may also be tied to the theft of two other trailers.

The Boy Scouts troop’s leader reported the trailer stolen on Feb. 11 from the Redeemer Church parking lot located on Hamilton Middletown Road in Fairfield Twp., the release said. The trailer was found in a storage facility on Tylersville Road in Fairfield Twp. along with two other trailers that were reported stolen out of Miami Twp. and Forest Park.

Christopher Allen Monroe, 37, was arrested in connection with the theft of the trailers.

Monroe was charged with grand theft, breaking and entering and two counts of receiving stolen property. He is in the Butler County Jail on these charges, as well as others out of Fairfield Municipal Court, the release said.

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Monroe’s role in the theft of the other two trailers is unknown. Anyone with information is asked to contact Fairfield Twp. detectives at (513) 785-1464 or reach out to Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040.

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