Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Burglary Investigation in Spencer County
Date of News Release: 09/04/2006
(Frankfort, KY) - On 08/18/2006, between approximately 800 AM and 600 PM, an unknown person or persons entered a residence in the 700 block of Little Elk Road, Mount Eden, Spencer County. The perpetrators removed numerous firearms, notably two .30-06 bolt action rifles mounted with Kahles scopes and two 6.5x55mm bolt-action rifles. Also taken in the burglary was a large amount of jewelry and camera equipment, most notably two Corydon Central High School class rings dated 1970 and a Canon EOS 20D digital SLR camera. The total value of property stolen in the burglary is estimated at $30,000. The burglary is being investigated by the Kentucky State Police and Spencer County Sheriff's Office. Any person having information regarding this burglary or the whereabouts of any items taken are asked to contact Detective Brian Stafford at Kentucky State Police Post 12 at (502)227-2221 or Sheriff Steve Coulter at the Spencer County Sheriff's Office at (502)477-3231. Many items taken have a great deal of sentimental value to the victims of this crime, and are irreplaceable.