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Arrest made of suspected Newport mail thief

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Chris Dowell (PHOTO: Newport PD) Chris Dowell (PHOTO: Newport PD)

The Newport Police Department has arrested a man suspected of stealing mail. 

Police say Chris Dowell was seen Tuesday on video stealing mail from the front of houses in the "East End" of Newport Ky, after it was delivered.

Dowell was arrested Wednesday afternoon and is facing one felony count of stealing mail, according to Newport PD. 

If you have any information about the information is asked to contact the Newport Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 859-655-2018, or the tip line at 859-261-8477.

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