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Wanted Barren County Man Arrested

Date of News Release: 02/09/2014

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(Bowling Green, KY) - On Sunday, February 9, 2014, at 9:30 P.M., Kentucky State Police arrested Thomas Upton (33) of Glasgow, KY on Boatman Road in Barren County, KY. Mr. Upton was arrested without incident and lodged in the Barren County Jail.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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KSP Requesting Public Assistance in Finding Wanted Barren County Man

Date of News Release: 02/06/2014

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(Bowling Green, KY) - Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green is currently requesting the public assistance in locating a Barren County man. KSP is searching for Thomas Upton (33) of Glasgow, Kentucky. Mr. Upton is listed as a white male 6'1" 190lbs with blue eyes and brown hair.

Thomas UptonMr. Upton is a suspect in as many as eight auto thefts throughout Barren, Hart, Laure and Warren Counties. Mr. Upton is believed to be armed and extremely dangerous. Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Thomas Upton is asked not to approach him and to contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or your local police agency.

KSP Post 3 are asking citizens not to leave there vehicles running while unattended. This includes warming the vehicle in the driveways in the morning or while inside service stations. Also do not leave your keys in your vehicle as many of these thefts had occurred due to the owners leaving their keys in their car.