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Woman held as officers recover stolen backhoe, other vehicles

Stevie Tucker
Stevie Tucker El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office

A woman has been arrested after a joint task force found eight stolen vehicles, including a backhoe, in Mt. Aukum in El Dorado County.

Stevie Tucker, 28, was arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property, El Dorado County sheriff’s deputies reported on Facebook. Detectives from the sheriff’s department, California Highway Patrol and Truckee Police Department found Tucker beside a stolen travel trailer when they arrived at the property last week.

Detectives found seven other stolen vehicles on the property, including a backhoe taken from the El Dorado Irrigation District, and other stolen property.