Burglary Investigation

May 14, 2013 5:42 AM

Man Arrested In Grocery Store After Overnight Stay, Feast

Police say man made himself right at home and had a little cookout inside a Bullitt County grocery store Sunday night.

A manager told police that he came to open the ValuMarket in Mt. Washington Monday morning and found 57 empty Redi-Whip whipped cream cans in the garbage. When the manager looked at surveillance video, he discovered a man came into the store shortly before closing Sunday night and hid from employees. After everybody left, the man cooked and ate six steaks, drank beer and smoked cigarettes. He also ate a birthday cake and some shrimp.

Police say at some point, the man went to the bathroom on himself and found some clean clothes to change into.

After his feast, the man climbed into the rafters and went to sleep.

Firefighters responded and helped the suspect down from the ceiling. Police arrested Trevor C. Runyon, 30, and charged him with burglary and criminal mischief.


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