On August 24, 2016, the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office was called to investigate a burglary that occurred on Bascom Corner Road near Split Oak Trail. It was determined that the suspect forced entry into the home through a rear basement door. The only item believed to have been taken was a black iPad. The suspect
A Sanders, KY man is dead after a motorcycle accident in Switzerland County Thursday night. Around 8:52pm, deputies with the Switzerland County Sheriff’s Office responded to the report of a crash near the intersection of State Road 156 and Log Lick Road. Deputies determined that a motorcycle, driven by 54 year old Donald Garner of
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department is requesting the assistance of the public in locating 16 year old Maggie Miller. Maggie Miller ran away from her home and is entered into IDACS/NCIC as missing. If you know where Maggie Miller is please contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department at 812-265-2648. Anyone assisting Maggie Miller may face prosecution.
On Friday, August 12, 2016, at approximately 4:15 pm, inmate Ralph C. Wilson attempted to escape the Ripley County Jail by prying pieces of a wire fence in the outdoor recreation area. Jail Officers observed Wilson using a sock to pry the pieces off of the fence. Wilson was removed from the recreation area and
The Kentucky State Police is investigating the death of an Owen County juvenile involved in an ATV accident Sunday evening. At approximately 7:30 p.m. on August 14th Kentucky State Police received a call of a single vehicle accident at the intersection of Greenup Road and Georgetown Road in Owen County. A side by side off
Deer hunters in Kentucky are being asked to participate in an online survey that includes a range of hunting and management questions. The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources says the survey is available at www.research.net/r/KYDeerInput2016 through Sept. 9. It says the survey is the first of its kind in more than a decade. It
A barn and a camper are considered complete losses after crews with the Friendship Volunteer Fire Department responded to the report of a barn fire early Sunday morning. It happened in the 8000 block of county road 575 east. Upon arrival, crews found the barn fully involved with flames extending to a camper sitting nearby.
On Tuesday, August 09, 2016 at approximately 1:00 a.m. Boone County Sheriff’s deputies and Burlington Fire Department were called to the 1,900 block of Timberwyck Lane in Burlington, Kentucky for a car that had exploded. Numerous callers from the apartment complex called in when they were awakened by the explosion. First responders quickly recognized the
On Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at approximately 9:00 p.m. Boone County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a Union, Kentucky man for having sexual contact with two minor girls and taking nude photos of them for a period of up to ten years beginning when they were younger than 7 years old. Clinton Ransdell, 40 of the 2600
The Madison Police Department’s merit board named Patrolman Brandon Decker as “Officer of the Quarter” for the second quarter of 2016. Officer Decker was nominated by his captain Rick Mundt. Officer Decker works the third shift street patrol for the department. Congratulations to Officer Decker and thank you for your service!