Facebook photo helps police find missing signs

MAYSVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A northeastern Kentucky sheriff says a Facebook photo has led to the recovery of several stolen signs and to a citation against a teen.

Mason County Sheriff Patrick Boggs told The Ledger-Independent (bit.ly/XBcYWI) that his office found 16 signs on Sunday, and cited 19-year-old Zakery Mitchell of Lewisburg on a charge of receiving stolen property.

Boggs said the teen posted a photo of himself with other people, but the signs were in the background.

He said recovering the signs will save a lot of taxpayer money. The signs recovered included nine county road signs, two city signs and five advisory signs. Boggs said two of the signs read "Mitchell Alley."

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:


2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 202167961 - wkyt.com/a?a=202167961
Gray Television, Inc.