Danville man reports burglary, ends up getting arrested

BOYLE COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - He called police to report a burglary, but the tipster ended up going to jail as well.

Danville Police say 62-year-old Mac Yankey called them to report a male juvenile had been seen around an apartment on Sea Biscuit Drive that had been broken into.

When officers arrived, we're told they found the juvenile and charged him for receiving stolen property.

As the investigation continued, police obtained a warrant to search Yankey's apartment. He was later arrested for trying to use an electronic device to meet a minor for sex.

Yankey is being held in the Boyle County Detention Center. Police tell us the investigation will continue.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus


2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 233618721 - wkyt.com/a?a=233618721
Gray Television, Inc.