Sumter woman charged after using victim’s car to move stolen items

SUMTER, SC (WBTW) – Officials with the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office say they arrested a woman after she stole items from a home and borrowed the victim’s car to take the items to her home.

Deputy Ken Bell with the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office says 35-year-old Heather Lee Adeeb was arrested on April 6 for a burglary that happened on March 3 on Stern Drive.

Adeeb was charged with second degree burglary and use of vehicle without permission after  Adeeb stole assorted clothing, household items, tools and jewelry valued at $1,688 and used the victim’s car to move the items before returning the vehicle to the victim.