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$25K in bourbon stolen

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Sheriff Pat Melton Sheriff Pat Melton

FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) - Someone is having quite the party after a thief made off with more than $25,000 worth of Kentucky bourbon.

According to Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton, over the course of several months a thief stole nearly 200 bottles of 20 year old Pappy Van Winkle from Buffalo Trace Distillery.

Melton said the bourbon is one of the top rated in the world with a 99 out of 100 rating.

Sheriff's investigators suspect it was an inside job.

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