Attorney General Andy Beshear and his Department of Criminal Investigations Cyber Crimes Unit today announced the arrest and indictment of a 25-year-old Columbus, Ohio man for allegedly seeking sex with a minor.
Beshear said following an investigation by his office and a 14-count indictment by a Franklin County grand jury May 15, Devan M. Fell, of Columbus, Ohio, was arrested May 25 by the Franklin County Ohio Sheriff’s Department.
Five Kentucky law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty will be honored at the Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial ceremony tomorrow, May 24 at the memorial monument site in Richmond, Ky.
A Marshall County couple have plead guilty to several criminal charges in connection to an investigation conducted by the Kentucky Department of Insurance’s (DOI) Division of Insurance Fraud Investigation.
Tim and Becky King, owners of Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home in Benton, pleaded guilty to two counts of fraudulent insurance acts (over $500), one count of theft by unlawful taking or disposition ($500-$10,000), one count of criminal possession of a forged instrument, and two misdemeanor counts of fraudulent insurance acts ($500 or less).
Kentucky State Police Post 10, Harlan Detectives are on the scene of an Officer Involved Shooting incident that took place at a residence located on Country Estates Road in the Baxter community of Harlan County.
On Saturday, May 19, 2018 at approximately 4:30 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London was notified by the Pulaski County 911 Center of a residential structure fire with a fatality at a residence located on Boat Dock Road Pulaski County.
KSP Arson Investigator Brian Lewis arrived on the scene and learned the Parkers Mill Fire Department was dispatched to the scene at approximately 3:51 AM, and discovered the deceased inside the residence after extinguishing the flames. Continue reading KSP Death Investigation / Pulaski Co.→
On Friday, May 18, 2018 at approximately 1:00 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a shooting that had taken place at a residence on Sacker Road in the Burning Springs community of Clay County.
Upon arrival, KSP Detectives discovered Darren T. Gay, 37, of Manchester deceased of an apparent gunshot wound. Preliminary investigation indicates that Gay showed up at the residence on Sacker road, got into a physical altercation with several individuals when the shots were fired. Continue reading KSP Death Investigation / Clay Co.→
On Friday, May 18, 2018 at approximately 4:30 PM, Kentucky State Police Detectives arrested Kyle D. Childress, 28, of Barbourville after a two week long investigation.
Detective Jessie Armstrong began the investigation after two photographs surfaced on Facebook that seemed to suggest violence towards police. It was determined through an investigation that Childress was the source of the two photographs that surfaced on a fake Facebook account. Continue reading KSP Criminal Arrest / Laurel Co.→
On May 17, 2018, at approximately 6:42 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Stephen W. Self, 36, on charges related to distribution of matter portraying sexual performance by a minor.
Kentucky State Police Post 11, London is asking for the public’s assistance in Locating Caitlin W. Peters, 24, of London. Peters has active warrants for Criminal Abuse 1st Degree as well as a Probation Violation Warrant.
Peters is described as a white female 5’6’’ and weighing approximately 125 lbs.
Anyone with any information as to her whereabouts is asked to contact Kentucky State Police Post 11, London at 606-878-6622 or 1-800-222-5555.
The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was called just after 11:40 pm last night following a fatal shooting that occurred off of Old Island City Road in Jackson County.
The initial investigation alleges that a man and woman were in a domestic dispute outside of a residence, when Jess D. Messer, 39 years old of London, was notified of the dispute. He armed himself with a firearm and responded to the scene where he encountered the man believed to be involved in the domestic dispute seated inside a vehicle. Jess Messer allegedly confronted the man inside the car at which time he fired a shot, fatally injuring the victim. Continue reading KSP Conducts Murder Investigation in Jackson Co.→
On Saturday, May 12, 2018 at approximately 12:30 PM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a three-vehicle traffic crash with fatalities on US HWY 150 in the Mount Vernon community of Rockcastle County.
Upon arrival, Trooper Seath Whiles determined that a 2001 Chevrolet Silverado operated by Marty G. Evans, 40, of Mount Vernon was traveling westbound pulling an empty utility trailer. Preliminary investigation indicates the utility trailer became detached from the tow hitch of the pickup truck and traveled into the eastbound lane of US HWY 150. A 2008 Yamaha motorcycle operated by Nathaniel Gilkerson, 24, of Carlisle, KY and Continue reading KSP Investigates Fatal Traffic Crash / Rockcastle Co.→
Original news releases: MCKEE, Ky. (April 28, 2018) – The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post has charged one person with murder, and is asking for the public’s help locating another Jackson County man as the result of an ongoing death investigation.
On May 10, 2018, at approximately 5:45 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Darren R. Ringenberg, 23, on a charges relating to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.