Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Local News

July 28, 2013

Knives, TV, jewelry stolen in burglary

ASHLAND — The following information was taken from Ashland Police Department reports:

Burglary

A man living in the 3700 block of Greenbriar Road on Thursday reported a number of knives, a 51-inch flat-screen TV and various jewelry items had been stolen in a break-in at his residence.

Theft

A man on Wednesday reported his golf clubs had been stolen from the loading dock at the Ashland Water Plant, 4040 Winchester Ave.

Taco Bell, 2850 Winchester Ave., on Wednesday reported the theft of $1,540 cash.

Drugs

Police on Wednesday arrested Rachell D. Peppers, 27, of Ashland, at Central Park on charges of felony drug possession, possession of drug paraphernalia and public intoxication. She was lodged in the Boyd County Detention Center, where she remained Friday.

Criminal mischief

The U.S. Postal Service on Thursday reported someone had damaged a USPS mailbox at Hillcrest Apartments by attempting to pry it open with a crowbar.

KENNETH HART can be reached at khart@dailyindependent.com or (606) 326-2654.

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