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Two held in connection with thefts at churches




Two men have been arrested in connection with a rash of church burglaries in Letcher, Knott and Perry counties.

Michael Wayne Slone, 31, of Kite in Knott County, was arrested and charged with receiving stolen property over $300 in connection with property stolen from the Camp Branch Tabernacle Pentecostal Church and the Mayking Church of Christ.

Ricky Dean Ashley, 20, of Busy in Perry County, was arrested and charged with one count of receiving stolen property over $300 in connection with property stolen from the Mayking Church of Christ.

The charges against Slone and Ashley were filed by Kentucky State Police Detective Randy Combs. The investigation is continuing.


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