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Letcher Co. man pleads guilty to stealing gas from cop car

The now nationally famous Letcher Co. gas bandit has entered his plea: guilty.

The story garnered a lot of attention after the Michael Baker posted to Facebook a picture of himself apparently blatantly siphoning out of the tank of a Jenkins police cruiser while making a crude gesture to the camera. That picture went viral and he went to jail.

Baker was charged with theft by unlawful taking.

Filed under: Letcher Co. | Court cases | Robbery


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