Police arrest man after he tries to give ex-girlfriend stolen jewelry

Mark Dewitt (Source: LMDC)
Mark Dewitt (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville man was arrested after he tried to give his ex-girlfriend stolen jewelry.

According to a police report, jewelry was reported stolen after a burglary in the 7000 block of Memory Lane. Mark Dewitt, 41, was seen by his mother with the same property, which belongs to Dewitt's sister.

He then attempted to give the jewelry, valued at $1000, to his ex-girlfriend who said she didn't want it. She said he became irate and threw it around her house. Before leaving, he grabbed a few of the pieces and left her home.

Dewitt told police he knew the property was stolen.

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