TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Theft Investigation and Arrest
Date of News Release: 06/09/2010
(Eddyville, Ky.) -- On May 18, 2010 the Lyon County Sheriff's Office and the Kentucky State Police conducted a joint investigation into a theft of several firearms from a residence in the Lamasco community. On Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 2:03 pm Samuel C. Lester, 26 years of age, of Madisonville was arrested by the Kentucky State Police for Burglary in the First Degree, and Lodged in the Caldwell County Jail. No Bond has been set at this time. The investigation continues by Detective Frank Gresham of the Kentucky State Police and Sheriff Kent Murphy.