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Employee admits stealing $29,000 worth of rugs from store

Casey Ramser (Source: LMDC) Casey Ramser (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man who worked for a Louisville rug store is accused of stealing nearly $29,000 worth of rugs in October.

Police said Casey A. Ramser, 26, stole at least five rugs from Khazai Oriental Rug Gallery at 9800 Shelbyville Road on October 21.

Ramser's employer confronted Ramser on December 1 about suspicions that he was taking rugs. According to an arrest report, Ramser admitted stealing the rugs in a written, signed statement.

All of the rugs were returned to the store.

Ramser is charged with theft by unlawful taking.

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