North Jefferson News, Gardendale, AL

November 2, 2012

Gardendale teen arrested for trying to steal school bus

From staff reports
North Jefferson News

GARDENDALE — A teenager has been arrested on charges of stealing a school bus.

The Gardendale Police Department arrested Michael Belcher, 18, of Gardendale on charges of theft of property first degree. Belcher allegedly took a school bus that was parked on the grounds of Gardendale High School, according to Gardendale Police Lt. Bryan Lynch.

Belcher was transferred to the Jefferson County Jail with a bond of $17,000.