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Harrodsburg man indicted for firing gun outside Baptist Health Corbin

The Whitley County Grand Jury has indicted a Harrodsburg man, who allegedly fired three rounds from a .22-caliber rifle on Jan. 29 while outside Baptist Health Corbin from a truck he was allegedly attempting to steal. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or...
Posted On 20 Feb 2020

Update: Pharmacy employee accused of drug theft, but pharmacy says type of missing drugs listed by police inaccurate

A Whitley County Grand Jury indicted a Williamsburg pharmacy employee and local educator Monday for stealing drugs from the pharmacy, but pharmacy officials said that the type of drugs that police initially indicated were missing are incorrect. The Whitley County Grand Jury...
Posted On 19 Feb 2020

Grand jury indicts four people in connection with two separate stolen automobile cases

The Whitley County Grand Jury handed down indictments against four people Tuesday morning, in connection to a pair of stolen automobiles. The grand jury charged Michael Joseph, 42, of London, and Joseph Wagers, 29, of Corbin with receiving stolen property valued at $500 or more....
Posted On 26 Jan 2020

21 people indicted on drug-related charges

The Whitley County Grand Jury handed down indictments Tuesday morning against 21 people on drug-related charges, according to indictments and the grand jury’s monthly report, including: Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day!...
Posted On 25 Jan 2020

Sparkman indicted for third-degree rape of 15-year-old

The Whitley County Grand Jury handed down a seven-count indictment Monday morning against a Corbin man, who allegedly admitted to police that he had sex with a 15-year-old girl on multiple occasions, and videotaped it. The grand jury indicted Amos Sparkman, 24, of Corbin,...
Posted On 20 Dec 2019

Barbourville man indicted for abusing two children

The Whitley County Grand Jury indicted a Barbourville man Monday morning for allegedly abusing two children. The grand jury indicted Andrew Carr, 24, charging him with two counts of  for allegedly abusing two male children under the age of 12 years old by intentionally causing...
Posted On 19 Dec 2019

Whitley County Grand Jury indicts two men in separate cases for incest

The Whitley County Grand Jury handed down three separate sexual related indictments Monday, including indictments charging two men with incest. The grand jury indicted Matthew Salyer, 31, address unknown, charging him with first-degree rape and first-degree incest. Both counts of...
Posted On 25 Nov 2019

Whitley County Grand Jury hands down 16 drug-related indictments

The Whitley County Grand Jury returned 16 drug-related indictments while issuing its monthly report Monday, according to the grand jury report and indictments, including: Michael Perkins, 39, of Corbin – first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), and...
Posted On 25 Nov 2019

W’burg man indicted for writing bad checks for $15k worth of tires

The Whitley County Grand Jury issued three separate indictments Monday morning against a Williamsburg man, who is accused of taking $15,154.58 worth of tires from three local tire distributers between April 13 and Oct. 8 using forged checks. Bennie King, 46, was indicted on a...
Posted On 20 Nov 2019

Childress, Partin indicted for alleged rape of children

The Whitley County Grand Jury handed down four indictments Monday morning in four separate cases that involved either the rape or abuse of a child or children. The grand jury indicted James Childress, 37, of Williamsburg, charging him with two counts of first-degree rape each...
Posted On 25 Oct 2019