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Sheriff: Suspect Spray Paints Car To Hide The Fact That It’s Stolen

Posted at 10:52 AM, Apr 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-03 10:52:26-04

CLAY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) -Clay County Sheriff’s officials arrested a man in regards to a vehicle theft complaint.

According to a press release. Sammy Neace, 37, was taken into custody.

Officials found Neace at a Clay County home after receiving an anonymous tip. In the driveway, deputies found a Mazda vehicle that officials say Robinson had taken without permission from a female in Jackson County.

The car was partially spray painted in an attempt to conceal the fact that it was stolen.

Neace was taken in on a warrant out of Jackson County.