Wanted: The Madison County Sheriff’s Office is needing assistance in identifying the white Toyota 4Runner seen in the photographs below. This vehicle was involved in a theft from Okonite on November 4, 2017.
We are asking anyone with information in regards to this vehicle please contact Deputy Josh Petry at 859-623-1511.
The Richmond Police Department would like to congratulate all of the Madison County Citizens Police Academy Graduates as they completed the 12 week program. We also want to thank DOCJT, Berea Police, Madison County Sheriff Office, Kentucky State Police, and EKU Police for all your hard work to make this a success. We look forward to next year’s class.
On November 20, 2017, at approximately 5:59 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Christopher “Brandon” Petty, 32, on charges related to prohibited use of an electronic communication system to procure a minor/ peace officer regarding sex offense.
The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was called just before 10:30 am on Saturday, November 18, 2017, in reference to a fatal shooting that occurred on High Point Road in Lee County.
KSP Post 7 Investigators responded to the scene, and located a deceased man lying inside the residence on High Point Rd. The initial investigation indicates that the deceased was fatally shot during an altercation between himself and another male at the residence. Continue reading KSP Conducts Death Investigation in Lee Co.→
On November 15, 2017, at approximately 8:05 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested John W. Frazier Jr. 24, on charges related to prohibited use of an electronic communication system to procure a minor/ peace officer regarding sex offense.
Last night (11/16/2017) Berea Fire Lieutenant and instructor Mike Kerns led BFD and BVFR on hose advancement skills. The hands on training focused on how firefighters should work together to quickly and efficiently move a fire hose through a home to find the fire. Continue reading BFD and BVFR Training Together→
An autopsy and toxicology are being performed to determine cause of death of two people found dead at Richmond motel. A man and woman were found dead at Quality Quarters Sunday afternoon, according to officials.
Drug Arrest: On 11/09/2017 officers were called to the Quality Inn in reference to possible drug activity in the parking lot. Two subjects were located sitting in vehicles at the rear of the hotel. Inside one of the vehicles officers located two plastic bags containing a white crystal substance suspected to be methamphetamine. The subject was also in possession of several plastic baggies and $340 in cash. The second subject attempted several times to give a false name, and it was discovered that he had an active arrest warrant. Continue reading Berea Police Report Nov. 11-13-2017→
Public Intoxication: On 10/31/2017 officers were called to a residence on Orchard Street in reference to two subjects passed out in a vehicle. Both subjects showed several signs of impairment, and were in possession of several paraphernalia items.