Smyrna police charge evicted tenant with burglary

Ronald D. Miles Sr. (Photo: Smyrna PD)
Ronald D. Miles Sr. (Photo: Smyrna PD)

SMYRNA, DELAWARE (5/23/2015) A 48-year-old man was charged with stealing from his former landlord, Smyrna police said Friday.

Ronald Miles of Smyrna was charged with burglary and theft under $1,500.

Miles allegedly entered a garage in the 600 block of W. South St. and stole an engine jack lift valued at $300.

The 70-year-old owner told police Miles was a former tenant who had been evicted.

Miles was arrested Friday, Cpl. Brandon Dunning said.

Smyrna police had arrested Miles in February on drug charges.

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