Category Archives: Police & Fire Reports

KSP – Death Investigation

Death Investigation

(Update) Preliminary autopsy results indicate drowning as cause of death. Complete results are pending toxicology testing.

Detective Armstrong is continuing the investigation.

(Original release) On Sunday, April 16, 2017 at approximately 12:30 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a human body in the water near the Marsh Branch boat ramp on Continue reading KSP – Death Investigation

Fatal Hit and Run involving a Pedestrian in Rockcastle Co.

On April, 13, 2017 at approximately 10:00 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of an unresponsive female lying in the roadway on US HWY 25 at the intersection of McCollum Road in Rockcastle County.

Upon arrival, Trooper Willie Cowan discovered Amy M. Bingham, 37, of Mount Vernon deceased. Through further investigation it was Continue reading Fatal Hit and Run involving a Pedestrian in Rockcastle Co.

Beshear: Man Arrested, Charged for Possession of Child Pornography

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In an effort to protect Kentucky’s children, Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced a Scott County man has been arrested and charged with 10 counts of possession or viewing of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.

Aaron Cormier, 35, of Georgetown, was arrested April 12 following the execution of a search warrant at his residence by cyber investigators with Beshear’s Cyber Continue reading Beshear: Man Arrested, Charged for Possession of Child Pornography

Beshear: Oklahoma Man on Ky Death Row for 1991 Murder of Bardstown Man Pleads Guilty on Kidnapping Charge

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Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced a guilty plea of an Oklahoma man charged with the kidnapping and murder of Francis Brady, of Bardstown, in 1991.

Under terms of a plea agreement with Beshear’s Office of Special Prosecutions, Michael Dale St. Clair, 60, pleaded guilty to kidnapping and was sentenced by Special Judge John David Seay in Hardin Circuit Court on April 12 to 30 years in prison. Continue reading Beshear: Oklahoma Man on Ky Death Row for 1991 Murder of Bardstown Man Pleads Guilty on Kidnapping Charge

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On April 12, 2017, at approximately 8:45 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Drew L. Gibson, 36, on charges related to distribution and possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

Gibson 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 sharing images of child sexual exploitation Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

RICHMOND POLICE REPORT APR. 11, 2017

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Theft by Unlawful Taking: On 04/07/2017, Richmond police arrested Devon Johnson,24 Richmond, Kentucky. On 04/05/2017 Police received a call that someone had broken into a vehicle and stole 2 credit cards. One of the credit cards was used at Speedway for $64.59. Above then attempted to use the credit cards at Dollar General. On 04/07/2017, suspect attempted again to use the card at University Continue reading RICHMOND POLICE REPORT APR. 11, 2017

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On April 10, 2017, at approximately 3:35 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Harold R. Partin Jr., 50, on charges related to distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

Partin 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 sharing images of child Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On April 6, 2017, at approximately 4:50 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Philip S. Mann, 52, on charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

Mann was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP – Update to the Death Investigation

Death Investigation

ORIGINAL RELEASE
On Tuesday, April 04, 2017 at approximately 10:30 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London was notified of a residential structure fire with a possible fatality on Summitt Avenue in the city limits of Somerset in Pulaski County.

KSP Arson Investigator Detective Brian Lewis along with the Pulaski County Major Crimes Task Force arrived on the scene and learned that the Somerset Fire Department located the deceased inside the residence after Continue reading KSP – Update to the Death Investigation

Fatal Traffic Collision in Rockcastle Co.

Fatal Crash

On Thursday, April 06, 2017 at approximately 9:50 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a single-vehicle traffic collision with a fatality on Highland Drive in the Mount Vernon community of Rockcastle County.

Upon arrival, Trooper Ritchie Baxter determined that a 1995 Ford pick-up truck operated by Thomas F. Bullen, 36, of Mount Vernon was traveling northbound on Highland Drive when lost control of his vehicle, dropped off the shoulder of the roadway, traveled through a yard in a residential area and struck the corner of a mobile home trailer on Continue reading Fatal Traffic Collision in Rockcastle Co.

KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On April 4, 2017, at approximately 7:25 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Grover C. Manning, 43, on charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.

Manning 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 sharing Continue reading KSP Charges Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP Conducts Shooting Investigation in Jackson Co.

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The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was called just after 9:15 pm last night in reference to a shooting that occurred in northern Jackson County.

The initial investigation indicates that an altercation occurred between Eric King, 36 years old of McKee, and two other men at a residence on HWY-2004. Steven Jones, 39 years old, and George Wayne Maupin, 37 years old, both from Sand Gap, were shot during Continue reading KSP Conducts Shooting Investigation in Jackson Co.

KSP – Death Investigation

Death Investigation

On Tuesday, April 04, 2017 at approximately 10:30 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London was notified of a residential structure fire with a possible fatality on Summitt Avenue in the city limits of Somerset in Pulaski County.

KSP Arson Investigator Detective Brian Lewis along with the Pulaski County Major Crimes Task Force arrived on the scene and learned that the Somerset Fire Department located the deceased inside the residence after Continue reading KSP – Death Investigation