Man arrested in Frankenmuth is suspected of fuel thefts in 4 counties

Police in Frankenmuth say they've arrested a gasoline thief who may have stolen fuel dozens of times in several neighboring counties.

City and state police say they got a call Friday about a suspicious vehicle and caught a 52-year-old Clio man after a brief chase. They say they also found a van with containers of gasoline.

Investigators say the man may be connected with dozens of fuel thefts in Saginaw, Genesee, Tuscola and possibly Shiawassee County.