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Courts & Crime

  • Henry County, La Grange natives arrested for armed robbery in Buckner

    Two men have been arrested in connection to an armed robbery at the Thornton’s on Highway 146 in Buckner.

    Douglas A. Orr, 28, from Pleasureville, was arrested and charged with first degree robbery, first degree assault and receiving stolen property. John Manning, 47, from La Grange, was arrested as an accomplice in the crime and charged with complicity to robbery, first degree and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

  • Mosley found guilty on official misconduct charge

     

    After several days of deliberation, a jury reached a verdict in the trial of a former Oldham County police officer.

    Shane Mosley, 38, was found guilty on one charge of first-degree official misconduct relating to a ‘sexting’ incident with a juvenile in 2012.

    The jury sentenced Mosley to nine months in jail and a $500 fine. Official sentencing will be Dec. 14.

    The jury did not reach a verdict on the other two charges of unlawful transaction with a minor.

  • Public Records Oct. 16

    La Grange Police Arrests

    Oct. 10 -- Steven T. Leanhart, 47, La Grange, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under influence of alcohol/drug/etc. first offense and careless driving.

  • Mosley ‘sexting’ trial begins

     

    The jury has been selected and the trial has begun for Harry “Shane” Mosley, the former Oldham County Police officer accused of using electronic means to induce a minor to engage in sexual activity.

    In opening comments, Assistant Commonwealth Attorney Barry Baxter relayed the prosecution’s story that started with a routine traffic stop on the night of Sept. 25, 2012.

  • Lab results delaying cases of two La Grange men

    Pending lab results are holding up the cases of two La Grange men charged with drug offenses after an attempted transaction went haywire.

    Henry Schultz-Eggenspiller, 22, is charged with tampering with physical evidence and criminal conspiracy to commit trafficking in a controlled substance, second degree.

    His co-defendant, Roberto Cabrera, Jr., is charged with criminal conspiracy to commit trafficking in a controlled substance, second degree.

  • Public Records Oct. 9

    La Grange Police Arrests

    Oct. 4 - Omar N. Dorantes, 40, La Grange, was arrested for violation of a emergency protection order/domestic violence order

    Oct. 5 - Michael Scholz, 38, Kettering, Ohio, was arrested for possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia buy/possession.

    Property Transfers

    Nationstar Mortgage, LLC and Rebecca Wilson to Nationstar Mortgage, LLC, Lots 23 and 24, Lafayette Park, 705 W. Madison St., La Grange, $80,000, Commissioners Deed

  • Mosley to begin trial on sexting charge

    A former police officer accused of using electronic means to induce a minor to engage in sexual activity will begin trial Oct. 6.

    Harry “Shane” Mosley, of Pendleton, was charged in September 2012 for allegedly texting an underage girl after pulling her over for a traffic stop.

    According to reports, Mosley, who was hired by Oldham County Police in 2008, pulled over a teen girl in Goshen during a routine traffic stop on Sept. 26, 2012. Mosley cited a man in the vehicle for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, but did not cite the girl.

  • Coalition lands drug-free grant from the White House

    A wide-ranging coalition has been awarded federal money to help combat drug use in Oldham County.

    The Coalition for a Healthy Oldham County, a collaborative team made up of the Oldham County Health Department, area police departments, Our Lady of Peace of Louisville and many more community organizations, was awarded a federal grant by the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy to help make Oldham County a drug-free community.

  • Sheriff warns of scam

    Residents of Oldham County have again begun receiving phone calls from an individual claiming to be with the Oldham County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Division, stating that they have an outstanding warrant.

    This person claims there is an outstanding warrant and if the person being called will transfer $500 onto a Green Dot Card purchased at a local store the warrant will be recalled.

  • Mosley found guilty on official misconduct charge

     

    After several days of deliberation, a jury reached a verdict in the trial of a former Oldham County police officer.

    Shane Mosley, 38, was found guilty on one charge of first-degree official misconduct relating to a ‘sexting’ incident with a juvenile in 2012.

    The jury sentenced Mosley to nine months in jail and a $500 fine. Official sentencing will be Dec. 14.

    The jury did not reach a verdict on the other two charges of unlawful transaction with a minor.