TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Two Adults and a Juvenile were Arrested Adair County
Date of News Release: 10/19/07
(Columbia, KY) - Two adults and a juvenile were arrested at 9:02 PM Thursday night October 18th on Joe Barbie Road in the limits of Columbia and charged with Burglary 3rd and Theft by Unlawful Taking Over $300 in reference to the burglary of the South 61 Country Mart that occurred in the early morning hours of October 16th.
Arrested was Brandon Cooper, age 18, of Columbia, Kenneth McAllister, age 19, of Columbia and a juvenile. Mr. Cooper and Mr. McAllister were lodged in the Adair County Regional Jail and the juvenile was lodged in the Adair Youth Development Center. Gate Service Station was broken into the same morning and was investigated by Columbia Police Department Officers. Part of the property taken in both burglaries was recovered.
Trooper Richard was assisted in the investigation by Trooper Richmond and Trooper Olson assisted with the arrests. Investigation is continuing.