Livingston County Sheriff’s Department: Man forces way into estranged wife’s vehicle and steals it

A Smithland, Kentucky man was arrested after he allegedly forced his way into and stole his estrange wife’s vehicle.

The woman told the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department that her estranged husband, 46-year-old Timothy Chittenden forced his way into her vehicle and forced her to drive to a location in Smithland.

Once at the location, Chittenden wouldn’t allow his estranged wife to leave. She was eventually able to get away from him on foot.

Chittenden then took her vehicle and personal belongings and drove away. He was later arrested without incident and the vehicle was found.

Chittenden is lodged in the McCracken County Jail on charges of Theft by Unlawful Taking Over and Unlawful Imprisonment.

Related Articles

Budget deficit hits $666 billion, largest since 2013 The federal deficit reached a devilish high for the 2017 fiscal year total: $666 billion.
Tennessee school district looks to end corporal punishment In Tennessee, which permits schools to use corporal punishment as a disciplinary measure, one school district is considering ending it.
Office manager pleads guilty to embezzling more than $700K An office manager of a company in Paducah pleaded guilty Friday to federal wire fraud and identity theft charges in a scheme to embezzle more than $70...
Police looking for man wanted on burglary charges The Princeton Police Department is asking for your help finding a man wanted on two warrants for burglary charges.