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Court/Criminal

  • COURT BRIEFS - July 11, 2011

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  • Cameras make difference in prosecution of cases

     Fighting crime has gotten a little easier in LaRue County in the past year, thanks to the purchase of small video recorders that are clipped onto officers’ uniforms. 

  • Buffalo Bank robber at large

     Kentucky State Police and the LaRue County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a robbery that occurred about 12:50 p.m. Friday at Bank of Buffalo in Buffalo.

  • Logsdon faces drug charges

    Terry Ray Logsdon, 28, was charged July 2 with first degree possession of controlled substance, unspecified; buy or possession of drug paraphernalia; and possession of marijuana by the LaRue County Sheriff’s Office.

    He was lodged in the LaRue County Detention Center under $9,500 bond. He will be arraigned July 11 in LaRue District Court.

  • New Haven men booked on meth charges

     A routine traffic stop led police to arrest two New Haven men who were allegedly in possession of narcotics.

    According to a press release, Det. Lynn Davis watched Charles E. Brothers, 35, New Haven, attempt to buy pseudoephedrine at Walgreens in Bardstown Thursday.

    The purchase was reportedly prevented because of his monthly limitations of pseudoephedrine purchases.

    Davis, who was in the store on unrelated business, followed Brothers and observed him enter a white pick-up truck that was operated by Brent E. Miller, 33, New Haven.

  • Victims recover many items from 'funeral burglaries'

     After months of distress and anger over the ransacking of her Sonora home and violation of her personal life as tragedy erupted around her, Normaline Skees felt elation Friday as she reflected on the arrest of suspects tied to the burglary.

  • COURT BRIEFS - July 4, 2012

    Guilty plea
    Nayland Dundee English (1980) pleaded guilty June 18 in LaRue Circuit Court to one count of flagrant nonsupport and second-degree persistent felony offender. Recommended sentence is five years to be enhanced to eight years. Pre-sentencing investigation ordered. Final sentencing is July 16.

    Guilty plea

  • White: 'Death penalty eligible case'

     A Radcliff man could be facing a death sentence if convicted of the murder of a young woman.

  • Underwood to serve 15 years

    A Campbellsville man will serve 15 years in jail after pleading guilty to an amended count of second-degree assault.

    Jimmy Dean Underwood, 47, of Coakley Road, was charged Jan. 29 with first-degree assault; first-degree wanton endangerment; operating motor vehicle while license suspended for DUI, first offense; operating motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, second offense; reckless driving; and possession of open container in vehicle.

  • Two Magnolia men charged in 'funeral burglaries'

     Kentucky State Police announced the arrest of three men in connection with two homes recently burglarized while families attended funerals.

    Michael S. Acord, 40, of Magnolia, was arrested Tuesday for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

    Timothy Terry, 40, of Vine Grove, was charged Tuesday with receiving stolen property over $500 and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

    James Gregory Parrett, 42, of Magnolia, was charged Thursday with receiving stolen property over $500 and possession of methamphetamine, second offense.