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Man Arrested In Connection To Battery Thefts From Florence Business

Posted at 10:31 AM, Feb 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-01 10:31:33-05

BOONE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Bromley man was arrested Wednesday following a string of battery thefts from George’s Truck Center in Florence. 

After becoming a person of interest, detectives located 49-year-old Harold A. Deck on a traffic stop and requested that he come back to the sheriff’s office to be interviewed about the reported battery thefts. 

Deck later provided a full confession Tuesday to detectives in which he confessed that he had collectively stolen a total of 33 truck batteries from the business over the course of three days.

Deck was charged with three counts of theft by unlawful taking – contents from a vehicle u/$10,000 and probation violation.