Nekia Cannon, 42, of Adairsville was arrested this week for theft.
According to police, during July 2017, Cannon was paid $300 repair and paint a 1973 Ford pickup truck. As of October 24, 2017, the work had still not been completed. The victim tried multiple times to contact Cannon about the truck without any success.
During this time, Cannon intended to steal the truck’s battery. The battery was valued at $150.
Cannon is charged with probation violation, theft by deception, theft by taking articles from a vehicle, knowingly driving a vehicle on suspended, canceled, or revoked registration, driving without insurance, driving while license suspended or revoked, and speeding.