Robert Hunter IIIThe Franklin County Sheriff’s office has arrested two suspects James Trentstemming from a string of larcenies in Franklin, Henry, and Charlotte Counties. Robert Hunter III and James Trent were arrested for grand larceny last week and during the investigation officers linked them to additional thefts. In the past week investigators have recovered more than $97,000 worth of stolen property.  The Items recovered include vehicles, tools, guns, trailers, lawn mowers, a tractor, and ATV’s. Items that have been properly identified were returned to their owners and other property will be released at a later date. Hunter is being held on Federal Probation Violation charges in Roanoke City Jail and Trent is being held at Franklin County Jail with no bond. The Virginia State Police, Henry County Sheriff’s Office, Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office and  Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives assisted in the investigation.