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Edmonson County Sheriff Department Theft Arrest

Date of News Release: 08/17/2010

(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- On August 17, 2010, Kentucky State Police Detective Tim Adams arrested Mr. James K. Madison (61YOA) of Brownsville, KY for three (3) counts of receiving stolen property (firearms) and three (3) counts of theft by unlawful taking (firearms).

Mr. Madison's arrest is a result of a three month investigation into weapons reported as missing from the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff Mike Vincent requested a KSP investigation in May when the weapons were discovered missing from his evidence room. The investigation revealed that Mr. Madison had been contracted to do some work in the evidence room of the sheriff's office.

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