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Former U of L custodian arrested in connection with $10,000 of stolen school computers

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Darrell Holland (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Darrell Holland (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- University of Louisville Police say they've arrested a former custodian for the school after he was caught selling $10,000 worth of computers stolen from the campus.

According to an arrest warrant, the crime took place between March 25 and March 28 of this year. Police say 26-year-old Darrell Holland had already been fired from his job as custodian at the school, when U of L police received a report that someone had stolen computers from the Student Activities Center.

Police say an investigation revealed that Holland had sold six computers -- worth a total of $10,000 -- to a third party, who paid him a total of $1,200 for them.

Officers were able to recover four of the six computers.

A witness was allegedly able to identify Holland from a photo.

A warrant was issued for Holland's arrest on Nov. 9. He was taken into custody Friday afternoon. He's charged with receipt of stolen property.

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