Man indicted for stealing hemp plants

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A Bardstown man was indicted Wednesday by a Nelson County Grand Jury for allegedly stealing hemp plants.
According to the indictment, Joshua Sean Ballinger, 27, is accused of unlawfully entering a man’s barn on Oct. 9, and taking over $11,000 in hemp plants from a hemp farm.
Ballinger’s bail was set at $9,500 cash only, plus conditions, and his arraignment in Nelson Circuit Court is scheduled for Feb. 22.