Allen McMillen listens during his trial on a theft charge on Monday. He was acquitted by a jury on Tuesday in Van Wert County Court of Common Pleas.
Allen McMillen, 28, Van Wert was found not guilty of theft after a two-day jury trial before Judge Charles D. Steele in Van Wert County Court of Common Pleas. McMillen had been charged with stealing a black pickup truck from Spoor Excavating of Van Wert. The jury of seven men and five women spent less than an hour in deliberations.
More details are forthcoming in the Wednesday edition of The Times Bulletin.