STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Rieves Riekhof, 29, is charged with grand larceny after arguing over payment with an individual he worked for, Lt. Jon Davis.
Oktibbeha County Sheriff Steve Gladney said Riekhof stole $1,000 worth of tools from the victim's pick up truck on March 16.
Gladney said investigators spoke with Riekhof multiple times before arresting him on Wednesday.
Investigators will present their findings to a grand jury later this year.
Most of the tools were recovered by deputies and returned to the owner.
Riekhof is currently out on a $5,000 bond.