LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – University of Kentucky Police have reached out to Crime Stoppers for help finding the Wanted Person of the Week.

The agency, along with Lexington Police, is looking for Waldeck “Wally” Sampson. The 34-year-old has a total of eight warrants in Fayette County.

UK police said Sampson is the suspect in numerous catalytic converter theft cases on campus and around Lexington. Campus police also said Sampson has several Facebook posts that show him in possession of different handguns.

It’s believed he’s still in the Lexington area.


If you know where police can find him, call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 859-253-2020 or go online to p3tips.com. You could get up to a $1,000 cash reward for your anonymous information.