Macabre burglary at funeral home leaves corpse without clothes

(Courtesy: Leitchfield, KY Police Department)

Leitchfield, Ky. (WKRN) – Police are investigating a ghoulish crime at a funeral parlor in Kentucky.

They say a man broke into the Watson and Hunt Funeral Home in Leitchfield Wednesday evening.

He stole clothing and Jewelry from a dead person, and took the keys to a hearse, according to detectives.

Surveillance photos allegedly show the burglar putting on the clothes from a corpse.

Police say he also took a nap in an office chair.

If you recognize the suspect – or his clothes – call the Leitchfield Police Department at 270-259-3850