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Louisville couple accused of breaking into home, stealing cash, jewelry

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Jessica Haertel (Source: LMDC) Jessica Haertel (Source: LMDC)
Christopher Waits (Source: LMDC) Christopher Waits (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville couple is accused of breaking into a home and stealing property.

According to a police report, Christopher Waits, 25, and his wife, Jessica Haertel, 24, forced the back door of a home open on October 14. Once inside, they apparently stole electronics, cash and jewelry.

On October 24, police said they received verbal and written consent to search the couple's Taylorsville Road home where they found the stolen items. Haertel and Waits admitted to stealing the property.

Haertel is being charged with theft by unlawful taking.

Waits is being charged with second degree burglary.

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