Man wanted in Kentucky is arrested in Ohio

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - The search is over for a man wanted by Hazard City Police.

Police believe James Barger is behind a string of thefts in the city.

He was recently arrested in Ohio.

Police told us in November that Barger was thought to be behind several purse snatchings in the city.

Barger is expected to be extradited back to Perry County.

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