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Man steals over $1K in scrap metal from resident's home

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police have arrested a man charged with stealing over $1,000 of scrap metal from a resident's house.

According to a police report, Jason Troy Hart unlawfully came onto the property and took the scrap without consent. A neighbor reported the suspicious behavior and helped police track down Hart through his license plate number.

Hart, who was the cousin of the victims husband, was suspected of the crime as he had previously visited the home and had a history of criminal activity.

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