An auto theft incident was reported yesterday morning around 7:42 a.m. in the 10,000 block of Gumwood Road in Bourbon. The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department reported that Doyne and Mary Snider found that their 2007 white Lincoln, along with a debit card, had been stolen during the early morning hours.
Officer Les McFarland traveled to the residence and completed a case report for the auto theft and theft cases before making contact with the Bourbon Police Department in an effort to locate and recover the stolen vehicle. Chief William Martin and Officer Matt Geiger soon located the vehicle in question within the Pentecostal Church parking lot.
An investigation led police to arrest 27-year-old Aaron Myers on charges of Theft and Auto Theft, transporting him to the Marshall County Jail. A case report will soon be completed and forwarded to the Marshall County Prosecutor’s Office for review and formal charges are expected to be filed soon.