Police seek suspect in trailer theft


Charleston police are asking the public for help in locating a 27-year-old Johns Island woman accused of stealing a construction trailer from Habitat for Humanity.

Arrest warrants have been signed charging Bridgette Antoni Polensky of 3489 Old Pond Road with property crime enhancement/larceny and obtaining goods by false pretenses, according to a wanted bulletin released today by the Charleston Police Department.

Polensky is accused of stealing a construction trailer from a Genesis Street address sometime between Aug. 14 and Aug. 16. Investigators were able to locate the trailer at a pawn shop on Savannah Highway and traced the trailer to the suspect.

Polensky is 5 feet 4 inches tall, 136 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes, the bulletin said. She also stays at 3218 Fickling Hill on Johns Island and at 2215 Hayne St., Lot 96, in North Charleston.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts should call Charleston Police at 577-7434 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.