Cigarette Burglar Arrested in Muhlenberg County

By Michael Gossum | 

Police arrest a Greenville man after he allegedly stole more than $3,000 worth of cigarettes.

Police say it happened Friday at the Tobacco Shack on us Highway 431 in Beechmont.

A police report says Muhlenberg County Sheriff deputies received a call of a truck crashing into the store, the truck was reported as stolen.

When they got to the scene, they say they found 75 cartons of Marlboro cigarettes were taken, a value of $3,400.

Police say the evidence they got from the scene led them to arrest 42-year-old William Chris Daniel of Greenville.

Daniel is now in jail charged with 3rd degree burglary.

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