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Man who smashes stolen truck into Troy house pleads no contest

Published: Thursday, March 01, 2018 @ 7:50 PM
By: Nancy Bowman - Contributing Writer

A Piqua man accused of stealing a truck and driving into a Troy home in the early hours in August pleaded no contest to three charges Feb. 27 in Miami County Common Pleas Court. 

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Kevin Lux, 23, was found guilty of felony theft and burglary and misdemeanor driving while under the influence. 

Police said Lux stole a pickup from a Miami Street garage and hit a couple of parked vehicles before driving into a Linwood Drive home where three people were sleeping. No one in the house was injured. 

Lux will be sentenced April 9.

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