Lake Lure man charged with larceny of father's tools

Jan. 08, 2013 @ 08:23 AM

LAKE LURE — A Lake Lure man is in the Rutherford County Detention Facility under a $128,000 bond, facing numeorus breaking and entering charges that occurred at the home of his parents.

Robert Clark Deckert, 27, of Lee Court, was charged with four counts of felony breaking and entering; four counts of larceny after breaking and entering; one count of safe cracking and three counts of injury to personal property.

Deckert's father, Steven Creig Deckert, 48, who lives at Lee Court, told Lake Lure police he and his wife, returned to their home from Florida after Christmas, and discovered the larceny of tools, tool cabinet, money/cash and a banner, taken from the garage area. 

Deckert said he had left the son at home, but told him not to touch the tools in the garage. 

Money was taken from his bedroom closet, that he noticed was missing before the Florida trip.