TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Burglary 3rd Degree Arrest
Date of News Release: 02/02/2012
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- On Thursday, February 02, 2012, at approximately 11:30 a.m., Trooper Brandon McPherson arrested an individual in connection with a burglary.
On Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at approximately 8:30 a.m., Trooper McPherson had responded to a burglary complaint at a farm in Bremen on Saddle Club Lane. The perpetrator had gained entry into the barn and stole a 5000 watt generator. Through the course of his investigation, Trooper McPherson was able to locate the generator and return it.
As a result of his investigation, Trooper McPherson arrested Michael R. Poe, age 30 of Madisonville, KY. Mr. Poe was charged with Burglary 3rd Degree (Class D Felony) and lodged in the Hopkins County Jail. Trooper Bob Winters assisted with the arrest.