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Trooper Jonathan Biven
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Theft investigation and arrest in Hart County

Date of News Release: 06/17/2011

(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- On Monday, June 6, 2011, the Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green, was called to Ashtown- Millerstown Road in Hart County, Kentucky to investigate the theft of a four-wheeler.

During the course of the investigation Troopers learned that an 18 foot flat bed trailer had also been stolen from the same area. Information obtained through the investigation led to a warrant being issued for Calvin D. Thompson (45) of Bonnieville, Kentucky.

On Thursday, June 16, 2011, Calvin Thompson was located, arrested, and lodged in the Hart County Jail. Troopers then responded to an address in the Smiths Grove community in Warren County, Kentucky and recovered the stolen flat bed trailer. The four-wheeler and the trailer were both released back to the rightful owners.

Calvin Thompson, was charged with Theft by Unlawful Taking- Auto $10,000 or More, Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense, Fleeing or Evading 2nd Degree on Foot, Prescription Controlled Substance Not in Original Container, Drug Paraphernalia Buy/Possession 1st Offense, and Resisting Arrest. He was lodged in the Hart County Jail.

The investigation is ongoing and is being led by Trooper Joel Huff. Trooper Huff was assisted by Trooper Jonathan McChesney and Trooper Ronnie Reynolds.

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