New details released regarding theft from Russell Springs business

New details have emerged regarding the arrest of a Dunnville man on Friday by Kentucky State Police.

According to Russell Springs Police Chief Tim Pierce, 18-year-old Austin Passmore was arrested and charged with theft of auto parts in connection with the theft of a catalytic converter from a work vehicle owning to Bennett’s Carpets in Russell Springs.

Several leads were acquired after security camera photos were posted by the company on Facebook last week.

The theft reportedly occurred Wednesday evening, and Passmore was arrested by Kentucky State Police Friday evening.

Additional arrests are pending as the investigation is still on-going by RSPD Lt. Bobby Pritchard.


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