Second man arrested in Simpson County storage unit burglary

FRANKLIN, Ky. – One man is behind bars after the Simpson County Sheriff’s Office stated he stole multiple items from a local storage rental facility in Simpson County.

The sheriff’s office stated that on May 5, deputies received a search warrant to search the home of Jesse Sullivan, 34, on Carter Road in Franklin.

Authorities stated they found several items that were reported missing from two storage units. Sullivan was arrested on two counts of third-degree burglary on Saturday, May 14.

Sullivan was lodged at the Simpson County Detention Center. He is the second person arrested in connection to the burglaries.

On April 21, Jody Brian Brown, 50, of Franklin was arrested after an investigation of a storage facility reporting thefts from storage units, according to police. Police stated the stolen items were found in Brown’s home after a search warrant execution. Brown was charged with 17 counts of third-degree burglary and one count of criminal mischief.

The Simpson County Sheriff’s Office asks that if you have any additional information about this investigation to please contact them.