A homeless Silver Creek man, Brian Scott Townsend, 34, was charged this week with stealing a 1986 Chevrolet S 10.

Reports said that Townsend told someone that he left his license at home while attempting to purchase the truck and asked the seller if they could drive the truck to get their license. Reports added that Townsend did not return.

Townsend is charged with theft by taking a motor vehicle.