Trooper Shane Jacobs
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 10, Harlan
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Burglary Arrest Harlan County
Date of News Release: 12/16/2010
(Loyall, Ky.) -- On 12/16/2010 at 4:30 am, Kentucky State Police Post 10 Harlan responded to a burglary in progress at the Upper Cumberland Baptist Building in the community of Loyall, KY. Upon Trooper Josh Brashears arrival at the scene, he observed a male subject in the building. The subject broke out a window to escape apprehension and was chased by Trooper Brashears on foot through several residential yards where the subject was finally apprehended. Arrested was James C. Lewis, age 22 of Harlan, KY. Lewis was lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center and charged with Burglary 2nd degree, Fleeing or Evading Police 1st degree and Resisting Arrest.
This case is still under investigation by Trooper Josh Brashears of Kentucky State Police Post 10 Harlan.