Kentucky

4 Laurel County churches report burglaries

Police in Laurel County are investigating a string of burglaries at four different churches late Saturday night.

According to the Laurel County Sheriff's office, four separate churches around London reported break-ins Saturday night. The churches include Wings of Victory Church, about 10 miles south of London; Laurel Chapel Church on Ky. 192, west of London; Hawk Creek Baptist Church, 5 miles west of London on Ky. 80; and Parkway Praise Church in the London.

Police say that items stolen at the four places of worship include musical instruments, electronics, keyboards and cameras.

Both the Laurel County Sheriff's office and the London Police department are investigating. It was not clear whether the burglaries are related, police said Sunday.

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