Erwin man arrested after vehicle theft investigation

Published 5:10 pm Tuesday, December 7, 2021

According to Washington County Sheriff Keith Sexton, Investigators have arrested Fredrick Canonizado (49) of Little Germany Road, Erwin after an investigation into a stolen vehicle. On October 19th an investigation began after a 2012 Ford F350 was reported stolen from a home in Gray Tennessee.

On November 29th the stolen vehicle was located at an address on Little Germany Road. Evidence at the scene and witness statements linked Canonizado to the theft. An arrest warrant was obtained on Tuesday, December 7 for Canonizado and he was taken into custody at his residence on Little Germany Road.

Canonizado is charged with Theft of Motor Vehicles (Possession) and is being held at
the Washington County Detention Center on a $7,500 bond. He is scheduled to appear in court on December 8th at 10:30 A.M.