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Man Arrested In Connection To Transy Cafe Burglary

Posted at 11:28 AM, Aug 17, 2018

LEXINGTON, Ky.(LEX 18)– A man has been arrested after allegedly breaking into the Transylvania University Campus Center Cafe.

It happened back on July 23. 

According to his arrest citation, 21-year-old Billy Benney was caught on camera forcing his way into the coolers and freezer.

Police say Benney took several items, along with a large knife. 

Benney was identified as the man seen in surveillance video. 

He was arrested Thursday afternoon on Versailles Road. 

He’s now charged with first-degree burglary.