Man arrested after police searched for him for several days

Posted at 2:16 PM, Aug 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-27 14:16:31-04

PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — After searching for several days, police in Pulaski County have arrested a man they said stole and damaged a number of vehicles.

32-year-old James Bedwell now sits in the Pulaski County Detention Center and has been charged with multiple counts of theft.

Bedwell had been wanted on a warrant out of Lincoln County, charged with stealing a Jeep Cherokee and then spray painting the car's exterior.

After Monday's arrest, Bedwell now faces additional charges of stealing a pickup truck, dump truck and a side by side.

Police said Bedwell could face additional charges as they investigate further.