Police and Fire

  • Jail Logs: Jan. 12-13, 2017

    Emily Brooke Walden, 25, theft by unlawful taking or disposition/shoplifting.

    Fredrick Lee Beatty, 27, fourth-degree assault.

    Colton T. McClure, 27, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, no tail lights.

    Carlton D. Darnell, 28, violation of pre-trial release.

    Amanda Lee Hagan, 33, contempt of court.

  • McCubbin to be Shepherdsville police chief starting Feb. 1

    Former Bardstown Police Chief Rick McCubbin will be chief of the Shepherdsville Police Department effective Feb. 1.

    The Shepherdsville City Council voted 6-0 Jan. 10 to confirm Mayor Curtis Hockenberry’s appointment of McCubbin to succeed Chief Doug Puckett, who announced Jan. 9 that he would be retiring at the end of the month.

    McCubbin, a former U.S. marshal, headed the Bardstown Police Department for five years until a disagreement with Mayor John Royalty over reorganization of the police force last spring led to his retirement May 31.

  • Jail Logs: Jan. 10-12, 2017

    Crystal Nicole Mason, 30, non-payment of fines.

    Keondre Lee Bradley, 21, speeding (26 mph or greater over limit), operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license, two counts reckless driving, no/expired registration plates, failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security.

    Joshua Ray Norman, 31, operating on a suspended/revoked operator’s license.

    Joseph Robert Nalley, 22, contempt of court.

    Benjamin T. Roberts, 36, flagrant non-support.

    Shaquilla C. Jordan, 22, failure to appear.

  • Man pepper sprayed after police respond to domestic situation

    A Bardstown man was pepper sprayed when he allegedly tried to break a squad car window as he was apprehended after a domestic violence call.

    According to an arrest complaint from the Bardstown Police Department, officers responded to the department’s lobby Sunday morning on report of a domestic situation that had taken place on Caldwell Avenue around 1 a.m.

    A victim said Jordan Reed, 30, of Bardstown, had thrown her on a bed and started choking her. A child attempted to stop the altercation and was allegedly shoved into a wall, according to the report.

  • Jail Logs: Jan. 6-10, 2017

    Jesus A. Munoz, 37, theft by unlawful taking or disposition, first-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot), tampering with physical evidence.

    Jordan T. Girdley, 26, first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance (cocaine), second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot), complicity to buy/possess drug paraphernalia, flagrant non-support.

    Jordan Corey Reed, 30, fourth-degree assault, fourth-degree assault (child abuse), first-degree criminal mischief.

    Thanial D. Williams, 35, receiving stolen property (under $10,000).

  • Jail logs Jan. 5-6

    Thomas Wathen Smith, 39, complicity to first-degree possession of a controlled substance (heroin), complicity to buying/possessing drug paraphernalia.

    Cory Allen Sweatt, 22, receiving stolen property (firearm), buying/possessing drug paraphernalia.

    Joseph Garrett Dugan, 30, complicity to first-degree possession of a controlled substance (heroin), complicity to buy/possess drug paraphernalia.

  • NCSO deputy to face disciplinary hearing Thursday

    Criminal charges have been dismissed against a Nelson County deputy sheriff, but he still faces a hearing Thursday to determine whether he could lose his job.

    Nelson County Fiscal Court will make its recommendation whether Brandon Bryan should face disciplinary action stemming from his arrest on a domestic violence charge Oct. 23.

    According to Bryan’s attorney, Keith Sparks, the case was conditionally dismissed last week. The conditions include that Bryan attend couple’s counseling, Sparks said.

  • Resident involved in Watts Court house fire charged with arson

    LaKeisha Rogers, the resident of a Watts Court home that burned Nov. 23, now faces a second-degree arson charge according to Nelson Circuit Court documents.

    A search warrant for the rental property, owned by Brooks Houck, was served after the fire by the Bardstown Police Department. Houck had been on the scene that morning inspecting damages.

  • Jail Logs: Jan. 2-3, 2017

    Matthew Stephen Roby, 25, public intoxication controlled substance (excludes alcohol).

    Shara Gayle Roby, 24, public intoxication controlled substance (excludes alcohol).

    Timothy Harrington, 37, endangering the welfare of a minor, first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth), buy/possess drug paraphernalia, first-degree criminal trespassing, contempt of court.

    Douglas C. Hatfield, 53, fourth-degree assault.

  • Jail Logs: Dec. 28-30, 2016

    Christopher D. Tanner, 40, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc. (fourth or greater).

    Robert Frank Cassady, 32, contempt of court, two counts non-payment of fines.

    April Lorraine Boone, 42, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc. (fourth or greater), driving on a DUI-suspended license, no operator’s/moped license.

    Dewey Arnold Burnett, 32, parole violation, theft by unlawful taking or disposition, failure to appear.