Simpsonville officer indicted on theft charges

Simpsonville officer indicted on theft charges

SIMPSONVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Simpsonville officer accused of stealing from his own department was indicted on Friday by a grand jury.

Officer Terry Putnam was indicted on charges of theft, criminal mischief, official misconduct and tampering with physical evidence.

Police arrested Putnam in January claiming he broke into the police department and stole $30,000 in cash, narcotics and handguns.

Police are still continuing to investigate the case.

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