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Pair Wanted In Connection To Theft At Laurel County Store

Posted at 10:33 AM, Feb 15, 2019
Laurel County Sheriff’s Department

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Laurel County Sheriff’s Department is searching for two people they say are connected to a theft at a local store.

It happened around 11:12 p.m. Thursday at the Pit Stop Market & Deli off KY 192.

Laurel County Sheriff’s Department

Officials say a man and woman entered the store and while the attendant went to a rear room to fix a toilet, the man went behind the counter to steal two moneybags with an undisclosed amount of cash. The pair then fled in a red colored SUV or minivan.

Video surveillance throughout the store captured numerous images of the man and woman.

Anyone with any information concerning this theft is asked to contact the sheriff’s office at 606-864-6600,  message them on their Facebook page, or email at

Laurel County Sheriff’s Department