Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - A Leitchfield man faces theft charges after police said he stole parts and gas while working that the Kentucky Ford truck plant.
50-year-old Stephen Whitworth was arrested at the Chamberlain Lane plant on May 7.
According to court records, employees noticed parts missing from a warehouse, so security started watching the area.
Police said while Whitworth was working, the security guard saw him throw two items over the fence by a box truck that he had parked outside a fence.
The next night, police said employees found a large diesel fuel spill by where Whitworth was parked. Employees also said they Whitworth had filled fuel containers in his trailer without paying.