Category Archives: Police & Fire Reports

KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Jackson Co.

The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is investigating a fatal collision that occurred around 4:00 pm on Friday, November 17, 2017, at the intersection of KY-587 and KY-3445 in Jackson County.

The initial investigation indicates a 2013 Nissan passenger car, operated by a juvenile female was making a left turn onto KY-587, and struck a 2002 GMC Yukon, operated by Matachia Creech, 47 years Continue reading KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Jackson Co.

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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.

Petty was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect communicating with juveniles online. Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP Conducts Death Investigation in Lee Co.

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.

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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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.

Frazier was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began the investigation after discovering the suspect communicating with juveniles online. Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

Two Found Dead at Richmond Motel

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.

The Madison County Coroner office received the call around 1:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon after housekeeping/maintenance for the inn had located the couple inside a room. Continue reading Two Found Dead at Richmond Motel

Berea Police Report Nov. 11-13-2017

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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

Deceptive Veterans Charity Shutdown by Beshear, AGs

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Attorney General Andy Beshear announced today that his office assisted in shuttering the doors of a charity that misled thousands of donors by claiming contributions supported local veterans.

The settlement between 24 states and VietNow National Headquarters Inc., which also uses the name VeteransNow, dissolves the Illinois-based nonprofit corporation.

Continue reading Deceptive Veterans Charity Shutdown by Beshear, AGs

Missing Person Investigation Rockcastle Co.

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On Tuesday, November 07, 2017 at approximately 7:16 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a call of a missing person in the Brodhead community of Rockcastle County.

Upon arrival, Trooper Scottie Pennington learned that Danny D. Hunt, 75, of Brodhead left his residence around 3:30 AM, and has not been seen since. Continue reading Missing Person Investigation Rockcastle Co.

Berea Police Report Nov. 7, 2017

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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.

Officers arrested 37 year old Melinda Osborne of Berea KY, and 38 year old David Leone of Richmond KY. They were both charged with Public Intoxication and Drug Paraphernalia Possession. Continue reading Berea Police Report Nov. 7, 2017