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Court/Criminal

  • Jail Log - November 1, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, October 20 to Friday, October 27

    Seth Laban Long, 32, of Hodgenville was lodged for operating a motor vehicle under the influence and non-payment of fines. He was later released from LCDC.

    Joshua Thomas Brown, 29, of Magnolia was lodged for operating an ATV on the roadway, drinking alcoholic beverage in a public place, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Jail log - October 18, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, October 6 to Friday, October 13.

    Jonathan Bragg, 33, of Glasgow was lodged for court ordered appearance.

    Rayshawn Anderson, 33, of Elizabethtown was lodged for third degree criminal trespassing, possession of drug paraphernalia and second degree disorderly conduct. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Jail Log - October 4, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, September 22 to Friday, September 29

    Jennifer Lee Peters, 38, of Upton was lodged for failure to appear. She was later released from LCDC.

    Justin Salsman, 33, of Hodgenville was lodged on a warrant for serving parole violation.

    Jennifer Poisal, 36, of Radcliff was lodged for contempt of court, libel/slander, and resistance to order.

  • Jail Log - October 25, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, October 13 to Friday, October 20.

    Evan Davis Hillard, 28, of Lebanon was lodged for harassing communication and flagrant non-support. He was later released from LCDC.

    Danny P. Butler, 71, was lodged for theft by deception including cold checks $10,000 or more.

    Christopher Mercer, 39, of Buffalo was lodged for failure to appear. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Man indicted for threatening to kill woman

    The LaRue County Grand Jury handed down several indictments on Monday, September 18. One of the indictments was for a man who threatened to kill a woman with a knife.

  • Jail Log - September 27, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, September 15 to Friday, September 22

    Robert Howard, 35, of Hodgenville was lodged for non payment of fines. He was later released from LCDC.

    Choneen Chance, 35, of Corbin was lodged for theft by deception-cold checks under $500. She was later released from LCDC.

    William Madriaga, 21, of Hodgenville was lodged for non payment of fines. He was later released from LCDC.

  • Jail log - September 20, 2017

    Bookings at the LaRue County Detention Center from Friday, September 8 to Friday, September 15

    Bradley Humphrey, 27, of New Haven was lodged for court ordered appearance. He was later released from LCDC.

    James Paul Vargo, 31, of West Liberty was lodged for second degree burglary.

    Bradley Scott Hovious, 36, of Hodgenville was lodged for second degree fleeing or evading police.

    Matthew T. Atherton, 30, of Buffalo was lodged for third degree burglary and theft by unlawful taking or disposition of property $500 or more but less than $10,000.

  • Anonymous, or not anonymous

    Eight former LaRue County High School students have filed a lawsuit against the LaRue County School District and former LaRue County High School Principal Kyle Goodlett. The former students (plaintiffs) hoped they could remain anonymous, but that is being debated in the lawsuit. 

    The lawsuit was filed in September and all the plantiffs are female and now adults, but were minors and students between 2012 and 2016 when Goodlett was employed at LCHS.

  • Butler in Jail

     

    A local attorney, who was indicted for mishandling client funds, turned himself in to the LaRue County Detention Center last week.

    Danny Perkins Butler was indicted on Monday, October 16 for two counts of theft by deception over $10,000 and less than $100,000. Both counts are class C felonies.

    Butler remained at large for several days as police were searching for him. Butler turned himself in to the LaRue County Detention Center at around 2 a.m. on Thursday, October 19.

  • Goodlett state trial delayed

     Former LaRue County High School Principal Kyle Goodlett will have his state jury trial postponed to a later date.

    Goodlett appeared in Hardin County Circuit Court on Tuesday, October 10. According to the Hardin County Circuit Clerk’s Office, Goodlett’s lawyer, Christopher Spedding, mentioned entering a motion to dismiss the state charges in court because of double jeopardy, which is defined as the prosecution of a person twice for the same offense.