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Police and Fire

  • Nelson County named High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area

    Nelson County was named a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area this week, meaning the county will now receive federal funding to help combat drug problems in the community.

    Local officials say this new designation will help fund investigations, new technology, training and overtime.

    “This funding and equipment and the resources from this program will hopefully make a dent as we try to combat illegal drugs,” said Bardstown Police Chief Rick McCubbin.

  • Jail Logs: Sept. 29-30

    Hallie Ann Fuller, 20, contempt of court.

    Tonya K. Lampkin, 36, failure to appear.

    Heather H. Beatty, 35, contempt of court.

    Kathy Nicole Johnson, 35, failure to notify owner of damage to unattended vehicle, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, failure of owner to maintain required insurance.

  • Jail Logs: Sept. 26-29

    James Darrell Dragoo, 41, cultivating marijuana, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana.

    Justin Derek Downs, 21, disorderly conduct.

    Michael Ray Powers, 36, fourth-degree assault, disorderly conduct.

    Joseph Michael Fowler, 23, contempt of court.

    Kimberly Gayle Cahoe, 39, third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor.

    Dustin A. Johnson, 24, alcohol intoxication.

    John Matthew Roberts, 29, contempt of court.

  • Jail Logs: Sept. 25-26

    Sirredward M. Green, 31, theft by unlawful taking or disposition.

    Thomas J. Chesseer, 39, first-degree possession of a controlled substance.

    Elisa Helen Longacre, 37, fourth-degree assault.

    Samual D. Longacre, 25, fourth-degree assault.

    Pamela S. Vittitow, 53, contempt of court.

    Joseph Lee Tinnell, 31, second-degree burglary, complicity to second-degree burglary, persistent felony offender, probation violation.

    Don Jay Erholm, 30, contempt of court.

    Megan Gayle Vittitow, 21, two counts of contempt of court.

  • Man arrested for failing to comply with sex offender registry

    Bardstown Police arrested a Bardstown man Wednesday morning for allegedly failing to comply with a sex offender registry.

    Around 10 a.m., Detective Jason Woodson arrested David A. Parker, 27, after an investigation revealed that Parker had opened accounts on Facebook, X Box Live and the PlayStation Network, according to a press release.

    Parker also failed to notify the sexual offender registry, according to police.

    He is charged with one count of failure to comply with the sex offender registry and three counts of sexual offender social network use.

  • Jail Logs: Sept. 24-25

    David Anthony Parker, 27, failure to comply with sex offender registry, three counts of sex offender social network use.

    Matthew Joseph Skaggs, 35, contempt of court, failure to appear.

    James Jeffrey Bryant, 25, probation violation.

    Terri Marie Garrido, 39, theft by unlawful taking or disposition.

    Devin Cole Cornett, 31, failure to appear.

    Juan Dieago Miguel, 32, alcohol intoxication.

    Shawna Marie Girdley, 31, failure to appear.

  • Jail Logs: Sept. 23-24

    John O’Neal Shelton, 42, second-degree burglary, theft by unlawful taking or disposition.

    Rebecca Kaye Cassity, 23, complicity to second-degree burglary, receiving stolen property.

    Joseph Lee Wyatt, 41, contempt of court.

  • Jail Logs: Sept. 22-23

    Donald Brian Lewis, 37, fourth-degree assault.

    Mary Chris Masterson, 25, contempt of court.

    Jeffrey M. Johnson, 51, two counts of first-degree possession of a controlled substance, tampering with physical evidence, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, manufacturing methamphetamine.

    James Houston King, 23, failure to appear, contempt of court.

    Angela Rae Carter, 31, excessive windshield/window tinting, failure to notify address change to the Department of Transportation.

  • Jail Logs: Sept. 19-22

    Edward M. Johnson, 55, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, operating on suspended/revoked operators license, leaving the scene of an accident.

    Timothy M. Harris, 46, alcohol intoxication.

    Danny K. Coulter, 62, alcohol intoxication.

    Anthony Sean Reid, 30, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, alcohol intoxication.

    Donald Joseph Hedges, 52, alcohol intoxication, disorderly conduct.

    Pamela Kay Rhodes, 47, second-degree assault.

    Nathan Eric Deham, 31, alcohol intoxication, contempt of court.

  • Satterly pleads guilty to prescription fraud

    Tony Satterly pleaded guilty, while still maintaining his innocence, Friday to charges stemming from a Kentucky State Police investigation against the former Bardstown Police officer.

    Satterly entered into an Alford plea, meaning he maintains his innocence, but recognizes that there may be enough evidence for a jury to find him guilty.