Two identified, two wanted in boat theft

Two men wanted in New Hanover County boat theft.(Photo: NHSO)

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Two people identified and two still wanted in the theft of a 33-foot boat from New Hanover County last month.

On August 17, an Onslow Bay boat and other parts were stolen from Gore Marine.

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The boat’s owner posted about the theft on social media and it went viral, eventually leading to the boat at a Motel 6 parking lot in Florida.

Antonio Garcia Otero and Manuel Orozco (Photo: NHSO)

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office says Manuel Orozco and Antonio Garcia Otero were at the motel and face charges.

Two other men were spotted with Orozco at a Leland gas station.

If you know who they are, contact the sheriff’s office.