Madisonville restaurant gets robbed, owner’s heartfelt FB message to thief is getting attention

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (WEHT) – Dave’s Sticky Pig BBQ restaurant, in Madisonville was robbed this week but instead of money, the thief took 29 racks of ribs worth $600.

The restaurant’s co-owner, Ben Webb, jokes that his ribs are worth going to jail for but in a heartfelt Facebook post, Webb has a message for the thief.

The last line of the post reads, “It HURTS. In more ways than you could possibly imagine.”

Sticky Pig was the victim of product theft overnight last night. If someone you know is throwing a big, unexpected BBQ…

Posted by Dave's Sticky Pig on Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Eyewitness News’ Kelly Austin spoke with the Webb’s about the incident and what it cost them.

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(This story was originally published on October 18, 2019)

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