(Leitchfield, KY) – Several thousand dollars worth of goods were stolen this week from a construction site in Leitchfield.
The Leitchfield Police Department is investigating the theft that occurred on East Carroll Gibson Blvd.
The perpetrator(s) gained access to a storage facility and stole approximately $6000 worth of construction materials including copper and other building materials as well as tools, according to Leitchfield Police Detective Kevin Smith.
If you have any information on this crime you are ask to call the Leitchfield Police Department at 270-259-3850.
The department arrested a man who was waving a hatchet around in a public area on Thursday evening.
The department received a complaint about the man acting in the suspicious manner just after 5:30 p.m. on Elizabethtown Road.
Brian D. Lee (34) of Leitchfield was arrested and charged with Public Intoxication of a Controlled Substance, Disorderly Conduct, and Fleeing or Evading Police 2nd Degree (On Foot).
No other details were released about the situation.