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Two men have been arrested in connection with a breaking and entering investigation in Nicholas County.

Nicholas Co,- Stephen Dorsey Jr., 39, of Mount Nebo and J.W. Shortridge, 43, of Mount Lookout are charged with breaking and entering, grand larceny and two counts of conspiracy, according to the Nicholas County Sheriff’s Office.

The men are accused in a breaking and entering investigation at a home in the Mount Lookout area on May 20.

Deputies said they were able to recover a “large amount” of items that were stolen and were able to return them to the property owner.

Dorsey is being held on a $40,000 surety/cash bond while Shortridge is being held on a $30,000 surety/cash bond.