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Two Morehead Residents Arrested on Burglary Charges

Date of News Release: 02/25/2014

(Morehead, KY) - On February 23, 2014, Kentucky State Police in Morehead responded to a burglary at 1523 Seas Branch Road in Morehead, KY. Upon arrival, Trooper Brent Sparks conducted an investigation where several electronic devices, valued at over $10,000, had been stolen from the residence. Through the course of the investigation, Trooper Sparks, along with the Morehead Police Department, executed a search warrant at 1515 Seas Branch Road, where several of the electronic devices where recovered. Donita Jones, 43, of Morehead, KY along with Gary Basford, 38, of Morehead, KY were charged with receiving stolen property under $10,000, and lodged in the Rowan County Detention Center. The incident remains under investigation by Trooper Brent Sparks.