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Second Person Arrested In Connection To High School Burglary

Posted at 4:58 AM, Nov 01, 2018

MARTIN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A second arrest has been made in connection to a burglary from a high school in Martin County.

On Wednesday, the local sheriff’s office arrested 23-year-old Patrick Blackburn, of Inez.

Officials say the break-in happened in the overnight hours of Aug. 30 at Sheldon Clark High School.

We’re told several items were stolen from the school.

Authorities arrested 22-year-old Nicholas Bowen on Monday.

Bowen and Blackburn are both in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center charged with burglary.