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Man arrested in theft of wheelchair

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William Carey Morris (Source: LMDC) William Carey Morris (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – When a motorized wheelchair came up missing from the lobby of Dosker Manor, all police had to do was look at the video to find out where it was.

William Carey Morris, 53, of Louisville, was arrested February 13 by Metro police for stealing the wheelchair, valued at $1,800.

According to police, Dosker Manor security video shows Morris taking the wheelchair from the lobby, getting into an elevator and putting it in a second floor apartment.

His arrest report says Morris made statements that he did take the chair,

Morris is charged with theft by unlawful taking under $10,000.

The wheelchair was recovered and returned to its owner.

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