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Courts & Crime

  • Public Records Dec. 25

    Grand Jury Indictments

    DECEMBER 2014

    Dana L. Terhune – two counts of complicity to promoting contraband in the first degree, one count of official misconduct in the first degree, one count of unlawful access to computer in the fourth degree.

    Cheryl Moore – one count of theft by unlawful taking or disposition over $500.

  • Two indicted for robbing Thornton’s in Buckner

     

    Two men who allegedly robbed the Thornton’s in Buckner have been indicted on charges related to that incident.

    Douglass A. Orr, 28, of Pleasureville, was indicted on charges of first degree robbery, first degree assault and receiving stolen property, firearm, in relation to the armed robbery of the gas station on Oct. 16.

  • North Oldham Fire assistant chief retires, new one named

     

    After 15 years of service for the North Oldham Fire Department, Don Dahl stepped down last week as assistant chief.

    Dahl’s retirement was announced at the North Oldham Fire Department Board of Trustees meeting last Thursday.

    “We want to wish him well and thank him for his service,” Randy Scherer, chairman of the Board of Trustees, said.

    On the heels of Dahl’s retirement came an announcement from the NOFD saying they had selected a new assistant chief.

  • Public Records Dec. 18

    La Grange Police Arrests

    Dec. 8 -- Jaylene F. Carder, 58, Crestwood was cited for no registration plates, no registration receipt, no operator’s license, failure to produce insurance card.

    Dec. 9 -- Taylor R. Shaw, 25, La Grange, was arrested on Jefferson County warrant for improper equipment.

    KSP Arrests

    Dec. 9 -- William D. Fultz, 26, La Grange, execution of a bench warrant for another agency.

  • Mosley to serve nine months after plea deal

    A former police officer found guilty of one count of official misconduct has taken an Alford plea on a second charge of the same offense.

    Harry “Shane” Mosley, a former Oldham County Police officer, took the Alford plea, in which he maintains his innocence but admits there’s enough evidence to convict him, in relation to a DUI incident on Highway 42. The Alford plea is technically a guilty plea, although the accused maintains innocence.

  • Judge could come off Matthews murder case

    An Indiana man accused of murdering an Oldham County High School graduate this summer once again plead not guilty to his charges.

    At a formal arraignment after being indicted for murder, robbery, tampering with physical evidence and fraudulent use of a credit card, Miles J. Matthews, of Corydon, Ind., once again entered a plea and asked for re-appointment of his public defender.

  • Kelley murder trial rescheduled once again

    A Pewee Valley woman accused of murder will once again see her trial date on that and other charges moved.

    Gail Kelley is charged with murder, tampering with physical evidence and being a persistent felony offender in regards to the death of Michael T. Evans, her boyfriend at the time. According to police records, Kelley allegedly struck Evans in the head with a hatchet on July 6, 2013 and then tried to hide the hatchet in a towel.

  • Public Records Dec. 11

    La Grange Police Arrests

    Dec. 2 -- Albert B. Cook III, 29, La Grange, was arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence first offense, possession of a controlled substance first degree, first offense, drug paraphernalia, buy/possession, failure to produce insurance card, unauthorized parking in handicapped zone, license required to be carried on person.

    Dec. 2 -- David W. Nierman, 46, La Grange, was arrested for bench warrant for driving DUI suspended license (third offense) aggravating circumstances.

  • La Grange Police complete move to Main Street

    After some delays, the La Grange Police Department has officially moved into the old firehouse on Main Street.

    The new police station was fully operational on Nov. 10, La Grange Police Chief Kevin Collett said, after the department moved in “waves.”

    “So far so good,” Collett said of the move. “There are little kinks we’re working out. But overall, we’re 85 percent there.”

  • Public Records Dec. 4

    La Grange Police Arrests

    Nov. 22 -- Kenneth W. Smith, 29, was arrested for alcohol intoxication and disorderly conduct, second degree.

    Nov. 23 -- Andrew K. Perkins, 18, was cited and released for criminal mischief third degree.

    Nov. 23 -- Terry G. Broughton, 54, was arrested for careless driving and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc., first offense.

    Nov. 25 -- Michael J. Snider, 35, Finchville, was arrested on two other agency bench warrants for flagrant non-support and receiving stolen property under $500.