Man Taken into Custody for Stealing Over $30,000 from Business

Police in McCracken County say, a man was arrested following a report of an employee stealing from a business. The man was identified as 30 year-old Jared Brewer. Police report that in August of 2019 a portable building business reported to the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office that an employee had been stealing from them for about one year. Employee’s, who work for the company provides evidence to police through company records. Deputies said the theft totaled more than $30,000. The suspect reported to detectives that he kept sales money instead of passing it on to the company. Deputies said Brewer told them it had been occurring for several months and had gotten progressively worse. The suspect was taken into police custody on Thursday, September 5, 2019. He was taken to the McCracken County Jail.

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