Police arrest scammer claiming disability in Boone Co.

BOONE CO., KY (FOX19) - Gary Thompson, bogus panhandler, was arrested in Boone County this morning on a warrant for an outstanding fine.

Thompson is known as a self-proclaimed scammer who claims to have a mental disability while roaming the streets as a panhandler in the Queen City.

No court dates have been set yet. He is currently being held at Boone County Jail.

Read Thompson's full story HERE.

FOX19 will continue to update the story as soon as more information becomes available.

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