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UPDATE--Arrest made in Harlan County Burglary

Date of News Release: 10/01/2014

(Harlan, Ky.) - Through their investigation, Trp. Josh Brashears and Tpr. Danny Caudill have recovered two vehicles (2009 Ford Fuson, and 1992 GMC 1500 Pick-up), eight tires and rims, a car battery and a Craftsman drill. Tpr. Brashears arrested Billy Wynn, 34, and Michael Sargent, 37, of Ages in connection to the theft. Both have been charged with receiving stolen property under $10,000.00. The case is still under investigation by Tpr. Josh Brashears. KSP Post 10 request anyone with any further information to contact Post 10 at 606-573-3131.

Original News Release Below:


Burglary Case in Harlan County

Date of News Release: 09/22/2014

(Harlan, Ky.) - On September 21, 2014 Kentucky State Police received a call from Discount Pools in Harlan reference to a break in. Tpr. Josh Brashears responded and began an investigation.

Preliminary investigation indicates that someone gained entry into the store and stole pool supplies, money, and tools. While inside, they stole three sets of keys that belonged to vehicles parked at Huff Auto Sales which is located beside Discount Pools.

Kentucky State Police are currently looking for the following vehicles:

  1. Maroon 1992, GMC 1500 pickup truck 4x4 with rust on the rear fenders.
  2. Dark Red 2009, Ford Fusion, four door.
  3. White 1996, Chevrolet Silverado 1500 extended cab pickup truck, 4X4, with rust on a cab corner and missing a right marker light.

Anyone with information about this case can contact Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan at 606-573-3131. Tpr. Josh Brashears is continuing the investigation.