Police and Fire

  • Police searching for burglary suspect

    Bardstown Police have named a suspect they believe stole an undetermined amount of cash from Simply Vapors.

    Police posted a photo of 43-year-old James Lewis on Facebook Monday and said he is wanted in connection to a burglary of a local business. At press time, police had not located or arrested him.

    Police Chief Rick McCubbin confirmed Tuesday that Lewis is the prime suspect in the Simply Vapors burglary.

    McCubbin said Lewis took an undetermined amount of cash on several occasions from the business on East John Rowan Boulevard.

  • Cramming for a cause

    For the third year in a row, Cram-a-Cruiser collected enough donated school supplies to benefit hundreds of area students.

    The annual event, which is hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police Old Kentucky Home Lodge No. 43, had two police cruisers parked in front of Walmart over the weekend.

    As part of the event, people were able to place donated school supply items ranging from notebooks, paper towels and tissues to uniforms and shoes in either car.

  • Netherland family to release statement Wednesday

    Relatives of two women murdered in the Botland community plan an appeal to the public today in Elizabethtown.

    Family members of the late Kathy and Samantha Netherland will release a statement to the public during a press conference Wednesday at Kentucky State Police Post 4 in Elizabethtown.

    The conference will begin at 2 p.m.

    The Standard contacted Stephanie Thompson, Kathy’s sister, for more information Tuesday.

  • Jail Logs: July 21-22

    David Orlando Smith, 36, fourth-degree assault, criminal mischief.

    Andrea Renee Cinnamon, 37, second-degree burglary, theft of a controlled substance, fourth-degree assault, theft of property.

    Austin Allen Keating, 21, two counts of abandonment of a minor, promoting contraband, third-degree assault, possession of marijuana, menacing, disorderly conduct, failure to notify address change to the Department of Transportation, resisting arrest, terroristic threatening, alcohol intoxication.

    Miranda Anne Cissell, 30, abandonment of a minor.

  • Jail Logs: July 18-21

    Shawn F. Milburn, 31, three counts of contempt of court.

    Lester Ray Greenwell, 43, contempt of court, failure to appear.

    Malena Gayle Brown, 36, trafficking in controlled substances.

    Martin D. Cardin, 44, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, one headlight, careless driving.

    James Benjamin Jury, 24, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, possess open alcoholic beverage container in motor vehicle, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • Duo charged after guns, liquor seized in Bloomfield

    Two Bloomfield residents are facing numerous charges after a narcotics task force investigation uncovered several firearms and 269 bottles of suspected stolen liquor.

    Alicia Browning and Jessie Rogers were arrested on numerous charges Tuesday after a search warrant was executed at 106 Apache Court in Bloomfield, according to a press release from the Bardstown Police Department.

    BPD assisted the Greater Hardin County Narcotics Task Force and agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, which were conducting an investigation.

  • Jail logs, July 17-18

    Matthew O. Turner, 33, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance.

    William Lee Anderson, 37, failure to follow probation or conditional discharge.

    Kalin M. Williams, 24, second-degree burglary.

    Michael W. Meredith, 37, first-degree disorderly conduct, alcohol intoxication.

    Daniel Emory Dowell, 81, theft by deception, criminal penalty for violation of protective order.

    Alan William Burns, 28, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.


  • Cram-a-Cruiser collecting over the weekend

    The Fraternal Order of Police, Old Kentucky Home Lodge No. 43, will host its third annual Cram-a-Cruiser event July 19 and 20.

    The event is an opportunity for the community to help local Family Resource and Youth Services Centers (FRYSC) prepare for the start of the school year by donating needed school supplies.

    On Saturday and Sunday, the FOP will have two cruisers set up outside Walmart. Anyone wishing to do so can donate a variety of school supplies by placing them with the cruisers, which will benefit area students.

  • Jail logs, July 16-17


    Louis L. Robertson, 37, first-degree sodomy, first-degree sexual abuse.

    James Ryan Underwood, 23, drug paraphernalia.

    Devontay L. Beasley, 22, fourth-degree assault.

    Gary Wayne Hendricks, second-degree disorderly conduct, alcohol intoxication in a public place.

    Alisia Marie Roberts, 32, fourth-degree assault.

    Linda L. Newton, 52, fourth-degree assault.

  • JAIL LOGS: July 16, 2014

    Richard Way Larimore, 50, receiving stolen property.

    Terrance Montgomery, 35, second-degree cruelty to animals.

    Kelvin Derob T. Scott, failure to follow probation or conditional discharge.

    Felicia Ann Raymer, 38, second-degree burglary.

    Justin Derek Downs, 21, receiving stolen property, complicity to receiving stolen property

    Jesse Wayne Rogers, 31, carrying a concealed weapon, operating a motor vehicle without a license