Whitesville man sentenced for mine equipment theft

Updated: Sep 2




A Boone County man was sentenced Thursday and received two years in prison for attempted theft and property damage at a mining site in Boone and Lincoln counties.


A federal jury had found 46-year-old Brandon Beverly, of Whitesville, guilty for the stolen mine equipment.


The theft occurred in 2019 and the result was damages exceeding $5,000.


Beverly will also be under supervised release for three years.

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