LOCAL NEWS

December 5, 2017

Post 15 activity for November, 2017
 

  Columbia, Ky. (December 4, 2017) – During the month of November 2017, there were 28 traffic accidents investigated by the State Police working in the Post 15 area in the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.

There were four fatal collisions during the month of November in the Post 15 area.

Bobby L. Veatch, 46 years old of Taylor Co KY was killed on 11/02/17 in Taylor Co KY

Franceda K. Mudd, 64 years old of Green Co KY was killed on 11/20/17 in Green Co KY

Joseph L. Galloway, 58 years old of Casey Co KY was killed on 11/25/17 in Casey Co KY

Linda K. Comer, 29 years old of Green Co KY was killed on 11/29/17 in Green Co KY

This brings our yearly fatality count to 23 compared with 31 through this same period in 2016.

During the month of November 2017, there were 1082 citations written, 237 courtesy notices written, 1164 vehicles inspected, 682 complaints answered, 70 motorists assisted, 54 criminal cases opened and 185 criminal arrests made.

 

Adair County Sheriffs Office makes drug arrests

  Adair County Sheriff Harrison Moss, reports that on Monday December 4,2017 after a lengthy investigation a search warrant was obtained and six arrests were made at,31 L. Hancock Road in Adair County. Arrested was 48 year old Robbie Burton, 39 year old Richard Bernard , 32 year old Brandon Jones, 32 year old Brittany Stone, 29 year old Felicia Woolridge and, 38 year old Janet Bulington all of Columbia. All charged with possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. All arrested and lodged in the Adair County Reginal Jail. Robbie Burton and Brandon Jones also had outstanding bench warrants from Adair County. Deputy Justin Cross is the lead investigator assisted by, Sheriff Harrison Moss and all Deputies from, The Adair County Sheriff's Office.