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Georgetown police capture alleged package thief caught on camera

Posted at 8:56 AM, Jun 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-28 09:20:41-04

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (LEX 18) – An alleged porch package purloiner caught in the act on video has been taken into custody by Georgetown police.

Video posted to the department’s Facebook showed a young man on a bicycle grabbing a package off the porch of a Waterside Drive home. It didn’t take very long for officers to identify the suspect.

UPDATE***THE SUBJECT HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED***We need your help in identifying the individual in this video. A package was stolen from a home today on Waterside Drive. If you have any information regarding this persons identity, please call Dispatch at 502-863-7820.

Posted by Georgetown Police Department on Wednesday, June 26, 2019


The subject has been identified as Kyle Robinson. Officers thanked citizens for their tips.

Police also found 13 grams of Methamphetamine on Robinson during a search.