Troopers Arrest Four Men for Possession of Stolen Property



Monday night, March 4, at approximately 7:38 p.m., Indiana State Police received information regarding a theft that occurred in Fairfield, IL. The suspects were last seen driving a white Chevrolet pickup with Pennsylvania plates and pulling a U-Haul trailer. The suspects allegedly took 15 used radiator units from an individual in Fairfield and failed to pay for them. Several minutes later, Trooper Lucas Zeien stopped the vehicle eastbound I-64 at the 20 mile-marker. Troopers found all the radiators inside the U-Haul trailer. After obtaining further information from the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department, all four suspects were arrested for Possession of Stolen Property, a Class D Felony. They were all taken to the Vanderburgh County Jail where they are currently being held without bond.

• Christopher Yoanis, 24, Philadelphia, PA
• Gary Yoanis, 21, Philadelphia, PA
• Donnie Yoanis, 20, Philadelphia, PA
• Ace Frank, 20, Chicago, IL

Arresting Officer: Trooper Lucas Zeien, Indiana State Police
Assisting Officers: Trooper Brad Mull, Trooper Chris Dyer, Trooper Matt Lockridge and Sergeant Kevin Ellison

MEDIA NOTE: Pic 1 is Christopher Yoanis, Pic 2 is Gary Yoanis, Pic 3 is Donnie Yoanis and Pic 3 is Ace Frank

All criminal defendants are to be presumed innocent until, and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law. Contact Information:
Todd Ringle
Public Information Office