Sheriff's deputies arrested a Lexington man Thursday after a burglary investigation that lasted several months.

Kevin S. Brown, 40, was arrested on charges of residential burglary, a Class B felony, and theft, a Class D felony.

Police were dispatched to the 8400 block of South County Road 850-W on Aug. 24 for a home invasion burglary. According to the police report from the incident, the homeowner came home as two men left her home. Police said a mail carrier also witnessed the event.

Both people saw the vehicle the men drove away in and were able to give officers the license plate number, police said. The car was registered to Brown, according to the police report.

Officers obtained a warrant for Brown's arrest and he was arrested in Scott County.