Burglary Blue 300CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (4/16/14) ― A Central City home was broken into by a burglar that kicked the door in to gain entry.

According to a Muhlenberg County Sheriff's report, deputies responded to a burglary Tuesday, April 15 at 2496 Ridge Road, Central City. While at the residence, officers received another complaint of a person entering a home uninvited at 2612 Ridge Road.

After arriving at the second address, officers discovered Skylar Shanks of Bremen hiding in a closet. He also admitted to taking a television from 2612 Ridge Road.

Shanks was taken into custody and charged with two counts of second-degree burglary.

Deputy Derrick Moore was the arresting officer. Deputies Brock Mefford and Lt. Bob Jenkins and Kentucky State Police Troopers Jerrod Hearld and Craig Engler assisted.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Sheriff Curtis McGehee

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