Police: Auburn man tried to pawn stolen tools

An Auburn man is facing a felony charge after police said he tried to pawn about 22 different tools that he had stolen.

Matthew J. Duby, of Auburn, was arrested on Nov. 1 after the Auburn Police Department utilized Leads Online, a database that stores photos and information of items purchased by secondhand dealers. Duby allegedly sold about 22 tools that did not belong to him to Pawn King, the store at 39 Genesee St.

Police said some of those items were returned to the owner and some were kept as evidence.

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