Laurel Co. Deputies: Facebook Post Led To Theft Arrest

Contributor: Christine Winter
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Updated: 6/05/2013 8:42 pm
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says a Facebook post led to an arrest in an iPad theft case.

Deputies say 27-year-old Mark Westfelt was arrested Wednesday in Barbourville.

Investigators say that on May 29th Westfelt stole two iPads from a Game Stop store south of London.

According to deputies, the break in the case happened when they put a surveillance photo on Facebook.

They say they received tips that Westfelt had been bragging about stealing the iPads.

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