Police and Fire

  • Man arrested on car theft charges

    A Louisville man was arrested Monday morning for stealing a vehicle in the area.

    Around 11 a.m., police responded to a complaint that a dark gray 2004 Chrysler Sebring Touring had been stolen.

    The victim told police that he observed a black male operating the vehicle as it traveled east on Flaget toward Second Street in Bardstown, according to a press release.

    Police then issued an attempt to locate on the vehicle.

  • Men plead guilty to Dollar General robbery

    Before their cases were set to go to jury trial, two men pleaded guilty to a New Year’s Day armed robbery of the Boston Dollar General Store.

    William Todd Rowlett, 25, of New Haven, and Scott Edward Isgrigg, 43, of Boston, both accepted plea deals in Nelson Circuit Court Friday, in which they pleaded guilty to robbing the store at gunpoint earlier this year.

  • Jail Logs: Aug. 18-19

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

    Charles W. Hazel, 33, fourth-degree assault.

    Rex Ryan Stivers, 25, theft by unlawful taking or disposition.

    Demata C. Cayetano, 32, no operators/moped license, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance, careless driving.

  • Jail Logs: Aug. 15-18

    Jesse Lee Shartzer, 51, parole violation.

    Austin Michael Wayne, 21, failure to appear, contempt of court.

    David Alexander Hall, 24, fourth-degree assault.

    Mikeala R. Hutchins, 20, fourth-degree assault.

    Darin C. Grieshaber, 38, second-degree assault.

    Amanda Nicole Elmore, 22, failure to appear.

    Ronald Steven Stine, 27, failure to appear.

    Tara Shavon Lydian, 23, operating motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs, failure of non-owner operator to maintain required insurance.

  • Social media post helps police track down woman suspected of several gas drive offs

    Not too long after posting a video on Facebook of a woman suspected of several gas drive-offs, Bardstown Police began receiving tips from the public identifying the suspect.

    “Within an hour, we were receiving info on who she was,” said Police Chief Rick McCubbin. “It didn’t take long at all.”

    As of Friday afternoon, police have not publicly identified the woman because formal misdemeanor theft charges have not yet been filed against her.

    McCubbin noted that the woman is cooperating with police.

  • Jail Logs: Aug. 14-15

    Kathy Jo Smith, 38, two counts of second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, knowingly abuse/neglect adult by person, first-degree unlawful access to computer.

    Rhonda Sue Parrott, 44, second-degree possession of a controlled substance, third-degree possession of a controlled substance, prescription not in original container, possession of marijuana, contempt of court.

    Erin Luke Linton, 24, two counts of contempt of court.

  • Jail Logs: Aug. 13-14

    Michael Todd Parrish, 42, flagrant non-support.

    Timothy Lee Germany, 24, contempt of court.

    Joshua Louis Searcy, 33, two counts of non-payment of fines.

    William F. Dolt, 47, flagrant non-support.

    James Patrick Wathrn, 40, flagrant non-support.

  • Jail Logs: Aug. 12-13

    Leland C. O’Sullivan, 34, operating on suspended/revoked operators license, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, obstructed vision and/or windshield.

    Terrance Montgomery, 35, contempt of court.

    Marley Renee Johnson, 27, theft by unlawful taking or disposition.

  • Police seek help in case of shot out window

    Bardstown Police are seeking the public’s help in tracking down the person responsible for shooting out a woman’s bedroom window early Tuesday morning.

    “We’re hoping somebody will give us a call,” Capt. Tom Roby said. “We understand this will be a tough case to prove, but we need the public’s input and assistance.”

    Around 12:20 a.m., police responded to a call at 110 Scenic Drive. The caller had reported that her bedroom window had been shot out, according to a press release.

  • Jail Logs: Aug. 11-12

    Matthew Cody Losey, 21, probation violation.

    Ray Edward Stonum, 58, second-degree sexual abuse.

    Robert Lee Turner, 45, terroristic threatening, alcohol intoxication.

    Nathan Scott Shepherd, 20, fourth-degree assault.