Winning lottery tickets leads to burglary arrest

Travis Cress (Source: LMDC)
Travis Cress (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An attempt by a man to cash in a couple of lottery tickets landed him in handcuffs. The problem - Louisville Metro Police say the tickets were stolen.

According to police, Travis Cress broke into a Clark Gas Station in Louisville on May 12 by breaking a window. Officers say Cress stole cartons of cigarettes, a cash drawer and lottery tickets.

After his arrest, Cress was booked into Louisville Metro Corrections on a charge of burglary.

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