Police and Fire

  • Jail Logs: Oct. 23-24

    Bradley D. Humphrey, 25, three counts of probation violation.

    James Devin Howard, 21, parole violation.

    Chanda L. Luvisi, 33, flagrant non-support, failure to appear.

    Melanie E. Masden, 35, failure to appear, contempt of court, tampering with physical evidence, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana.

    William A. Wathen, 35, two counts of contempt of court.

    Bryan A. Hutchins, 34, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance, endangering the welfare of a minor.

  • Drug dealer agrees to 15 years in prison

    A widely-known drug dealer in the area has agreed to a 15-year prison sentence as a result of two plea agreements reached with prosecutors last week.

    In addition to his prison sentence, Craig Yolando Montgomery, 38, of Cox’s Creek, will also have to turn over his house, six cars, several guns and cash to the police.

    Montgomery, also known as “Big Craig,” agreed Thursday in Nelson County Circuit Court to plead guilty to charges stemming from an assault on Atlantic Court in March and a drug bust at his home in June 2013.

  • Semi-tractor overturns, closes BG lane for a day

    A semi-tractor trailer overturned Wednesday after the driver swerved to miss a deer and overturned on the side of the Bluegrass Parkway.

    According to the Nelson County Sheriff’s Office, Fredrick L. Rounce, 49, of Scottsville, was driving a semi-truck westbound near the 12-mile marker on the Bluegrass Parkway when he lost control of his vehicle.

    Rounce told police that he swerved to avoid hitting a deer and his vehicle left the roadway and overturned down an embankment.  The accident occurred around 1:40 a.m.

  • Jail Logs: Oct. 22-23

    Kimberlee D. Beavers, 22, driving on DUI suspended license first offense, reckless driving, failure to appear.

  • Jail Logs: Oct. 21-22

    Thomas Seth Cecil, 18, trafficking in marijuana first offense.

    Austin Lee Taylor, 18, leaving the scene of an accident/failure to render aid, improper registration plate, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt, trafficking in marijuana, first-degree criminal mischief, failure to wear seatbelts.

  • Chimney causes house fire
  • Jail Logs: Oct. 20-21

    Shawna R. Richardson, 27, contempt of court, non-payment of fines.

    Dustin Ray Goode, 25, contempt of court, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, no/expired Kentucky registration receipt.

    Joan F. Cunningham, 51, theft by deception.

    Tina Marie Gott, 46, failure to appear.

    Kevin Ray Barnes, 29, manufacturing methamphetamine first offense, complicity to manufacturing methamphetamine first offense, possession of drug paraphernalia, complicity to possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana.

  • Jail Logs: Oct. 17-20

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

    Laquay F. Williams, 26, fourth-degree assault.

    Toni Renee Fackler, 25, probation violation.

    Robert Allen Young, 47, driving on DUI suspended license third offense, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs third offense.

    Ethan Lee Allen, 23, contempt of court.

    John Dewayne Cecil, 45, fourth-degree assault.

    John Stuart Miles, 37, alcohol intoxication.

  • Vehicle catches fire Sunday night

    A woman was injured Sunday night after her vehicle caught on fire.

    According to a press release, Amanda L. Stratton, 23, of Bloomfield, was driving a 2007 Buick west on Springfield Road in Bloomfield around 8:30 p.m. when she lost control of her vehicle.

    Stratton drove through a wooden fence and stopped in a soybean field, where the vehicle caught fire.

    Stratton was transported to Flaget Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries by Nelson County EMS.

    She was wearing her seatbelt. Her vehicle had severe damage.

  • Jail logs, Oct. 16-17

    Kimberly Ann Helton, 47, non-payment of fines.

    Alicia Gayle Browning, 28, violation of pre-trial release.

    Charlene R. Walter, 46, first-degree criminal abuse.

    William T. Keeling, 46, fourth-degree assault.