3 McCracken County teens face auto theft charges
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. - Three teens are facing charges related to a stolen pickup truck in McCracken County.
The McCracken County Sheriff's Department says deputies and Paducah Police officers arrested 19-year-old Jarron Milam, of Paducah, and 19-year-old Atiao Jackson, of Kevil. A 16-year-old was also cited and charged as a juvenile.
The trio is accused of stealing a 1994 Chevrolet truck. A resident called police after seeing the truck parked at Kentucky Oaks Mall on Thursday afternoon. The sheriff's department says the truck had been taken from a home on Lovelaceville Road last weekend. By when police arrived, the vehicle had left the parking lot.
Investigators later found the truck at AAA Stow-A-Way on Benton Road. The vehicle was turned back over to the owner at the scene.
Milam was charged with Theft by Unlawful Taking of a Motor Vehicle, Theft by Unlawful Taking Under $500 and Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree. Jackson and the juvenile were each charged with Theft by Unlawful Taking of a Motor Vehicle.