UPDATE: Nicholasville police make arrest in theft of packages


NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Nicholasville police say, after receiving hundreds of tips, they now have a porch pirate in custody.

The Nicholasville Police Department posted on its Facebook page Monday it was looking for a person who was taking packages from homes.

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A picture of a truck believed to be involved was posted.

Police say on Monday night, they arrested 61-year-old Donald Curtis, of Lancaster, and charged him with theft of mail matter in connection to the thefts.

He was also charged with fleeing and evading after police say he fled from officers who tried to pull him over.

Police say the tips they received from the public helped lead to Curtis’ capture.