Store employee arrested for burglary in Laurel County

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- A Laurel County man is behind bars for being complicit in a burglary.

28 year-old Tony D. Taylor of London was arrested Sunday, May 6 just before 10 AM by Laurel County Sheriff’s Deputies.

An investigation concluded that Taylor, an employee of East 80 Grocery, allegedly left the safe unlocked and fronts doors unlocked before leaving.

The burglary happened later Saturday night, May 5th.

An unidentified male suspect entered the store through the unlocked front doors and went straight to the unlocked safe, removed money, and then left.

Taylor is charged with complicity to commit burglary (3rd degree) and theft by unlawful taking $500 or more but under $10,000.

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