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Deputies search for burglary suspect

Posted at 6:25 AM, Sep 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-29 07:08:48-04

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Laurel County deputies are looking for a suspect that broke into a home.

It happened around 3 a.m. on Saturday when deputies arrived to a home on Barbourville Road.

Once they arrived, they learned that a man had broke into the kitchen where the home owner found him making sandwiches.

The suspect then allegedly told the homeowner that if he left the home he would clean up the mess.

The suspect then went to the garage and left before deputies arrived, according to the homeowner.

According to police, the suspect has been described as a 6-foot white male weighing about 220 pounds.