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City Truck Was Quickly Recovered After Theft

Charles Irish was arrested in the theft of a City of Lexington work truck, along with other charges on June 19, 2022.
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Article by Steve Corlew-

A Lexington man is facing several charges related to the theft of a city truck from the water treatment plant.

Charles K. Irish, 43, of Lexington was arrested and charged with theft over $10,000, aggravated burglary, public intoxication, assault, criminal trespass, and two counts of vandalism, on June 19, 2022, according to Lexington Police Captain, Jeff Middleton.

The 2012 Ford F-150 was parked behind a fence at the water treatment plant on West Church Street.  The truck was recovered, Captain Middleton stated.

The aggravated burglary charge came after Irish allegedly broke into a residence in Lexington, Middleton said.

For this and other interesting articles, see the June 22nd edition of The Lexington Progress.

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