Vermont State Trooper accused of stealing $14,000 Rolex from evidence

A Vermont state trooper is accused of stealing a $14,000 Rolex from evidence.

Trooper Giancarlo DiGenova is under investigation for grand larceny, after allegedly stealing the watch from the storage room, reports the Bennington Banner.

The paper says DiGenova had the watch appraised at a Burlington jewelry store.

He has been a Vermont state trooper since 2009. He is now on leave.