TFC Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 14, Ashland
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Date of News Release: 05/12/2011
(Ashland, Ky.) -- The Kentucky State Police in Ashland is seeking the public's assistance locating two suspects responsible for the burglary of Clarks Pump and Shop located on US 60 at the Boyd –Carter County line near Ashland, KY. The Kentucky State Police responded to an alarm activation at 0448 hours this morning at the store. Upon arrival, troopers discovered the front door of the store had been busted and the perpetrators left with $ 1,078 dollars worth of various brands of cigarettes.
Surveillance video shows a maroon colored bob-tail Peterbilt tractor pull into the store and two white male suspects entering and exiting the store. The vehicle had been reported stolen on 4-24-11 from a truck stop in Auburn, Indiana.
Anyone with any information on the identity of the suspect(s) or information concerning the vehicle theft is asked to call the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or 606-928-6421. Callers may remain anonymous.