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Special prosecutor to be named in Paul Parsons double murder case

A Whitley County capital murder case is getting a new prosecutor. Paul Parsons, 49, was indicted on July 17, 2017, on two counts of capital murder in the June 7 deaths of Denver Nicely 47, of Corbin, and Joshua C. Wernicke, 29, of Keavy. Parsons was also indicted on one count of...
Posted On 09 Jan 2019

Double homicide trial postponed despite defendant’s objections

The trial of a Corbin man, who is charged with killing two people last year, is being postponed until next year over the objection of the defendant because all the lab results won’t be completed until late this year. Paul Parsons is charged with two counts of murder and burglary...
Posted On 08 Aug 2018

Parsons double murder trial delayed

The trial of a Corbin man, who is charged in the killing of two people last year, has been postponed. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 19 Jul 2018

Parsons found competent to stand trial in double murder case

A Corbin man, who is accused of killing two people in June 2017, was found competent to stand trial Tuesday afternoon. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 11 Apr 2018

Double murder suspect wants to fire public defender

A Corbin man, who is accused of killing two people in June, asked the judge in his case Monday afternoon for a new lawyer, and he doesn’t think he has gotten all the discovery evidence that he is entitled to receive, he said in court. He also requested a speedy trial, which the...
Posted On 07 Mar 2018

Suspect in double murder case undergoing psychiatric exam

A Corbin man, who is accused of killing two people in June, is currently undergoing a psychiatric evaluation. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 08 Feb 2018

Double murder suspect to undergo competency exam

A Corbin man, who is accused of killing two people in June, has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation. You need to login to view the rest of the content. Please Login. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 27 Dec 2017

Parsons indicted for capital murder, could face death penalty

Paul Parsons was indicted Monday on two counts of capital murder and burglary in connection with a June 7 double shooting. Prosecutors haven’t decided whether they will pursue the death penalty against a Corbin man, who was indicted Monday morning for capital murder. You need to...
Posted On 19 Jul 2017

Parsons double murder case presented to grand jury

Paul Parsons is charged with two counts of murder and burglary in connection with a June 7 double shooting. A Corbin man, who allegedly shot and killed two people during the early morning hours of June 7, is expected to find out within the next two weeks whether he will be...
Posted On 05 Jul 2017

Testimony: Woman hid in closet while duo shot to death

Paul Parsons is guided to a waiting jail vehicle after his preliminary hearing Tuesday afternoon in Whitley District Court. A woman, who was inside the trailer where a double homicide occurred on Fred Nash Lane early last Wednesday morning, apparently hid in a closet while the...
Posted On 14 Jun 2017
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