RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Tips following a Facebook post led to the arrest of a man in connection to a string of burglaries in the Union City area, according to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies say 40-year old Michael Shannon Pruitt, of Richmond, was arrested Wednesday around 6:00 p.m. on Greens Crossing Road.
Investigators say they recovered large amounts of stolen property which is being returned to owners.
Deputies say they arrested three other people on outstanding warrants. The additional arrests included 43-year old Christopher Thomas, of Richmond; 22-year old Brittany Weaver, of Richmond; and 28-year old Justin Hendricks, of Richmond.
The case is still under investigation, according to deputies.