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Fingerprints lead to arrest in home burglary

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Kevin Staples (Source: LMDC) Kevin Staples (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Someone broke into a house and stole more than $3,000 worth of items. Now, police found the suspect after the finger print results came back with a match.

According to a police report, Kevin Staples was arrested Tuesday afternoon after a fingerprint report identified him as the suspect who burglarized a home off Bellevue Avenue.

During an interview with a detective Staples gave a taped confession and said he broke into the home through the basement window.

He is charged with burglary.

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