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Man arrested for selling thousands of pounds in scrap metal

Frenchie McPherson (Source: Boone County Sheriff's Office) Frenchie McPherson (Source: Boone County Sheriff's Office)
HEBRON, KY (FOX19) -

A Boone County man is behind bars after an investigation revealed he sold more than 3,000 pounds of stolen scrap metal.

A warrant was obtained for Frenchie McPherson, 46 of Hebron, for selling 3,447 pounds of scrap taken from ZF Steering located Florence over the course of the last five months.

McPherson was arrested Friday and charged with theft by unlawful taking , criminal trespass 2nd degree, and Persistent felony offender 1st degree.

McPherson is currently being held in the Kenton County Detention Center.

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