Barren County Sheriff's Office Investigating HVAC Thefts at Area Churches


The Barren County Sheriff’s Office responded to Oak Grove Methodist Church Tuesday afternoon, after someone saw three white males leaving the church with the HVAC system in the back of a pickup truck at approximately 1:15pm. 

BARREN COUNTY, Ky (WBKO) -- According to a press release from the Barren County Sheriff's Deparment, two HVAC units have been stolen from area churches.

The Barren County Sheriff’s Office responded to Oak Grove Methodist Church Tuesday afternoon, after someone saw three white males leaving the church with the HVAC system in the back of a pickup truck at approximately 1:15pm.

The truck was described as being a black, primered 80’s model GMC or Chevrolet.

The second theft occurred at approximately 5:30pm at Browder’s Chapel on New Bowling Green Road.

A neighbor saw a red, step side, Ford Ranger pickup parked behind the church.

When a member of the church drove through the parking lot Wednesday morning, he saw that the HVAC unit was missing.

The thefts are believed to be related, and the Barren County Sheriff’s Office is asking for anyone who may have any information in reference to these thefts to please contact them at 270-651-2771.

You can also call their tip line at 270-646-8771.


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