• Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Feb 1 -- At 12:45 p.m., a Harrison County Fire Truck was involved in a non-injury incident on Keith Lane 10 miles north of the city limits. While fighting a brush fire, firefighter Joshua Carter reported that there was a loud pop and the truck began rolling on its own down a hill. After several unsuccessful attempts to stop the vehicle, the driver exited the truck. The empty truck continued down the hill until it struck a tree.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Jan. 24 -- At 1:29 p.m., Seth Smith of Walmart Asset Protection reported that he observed Jennifer Bishop concealing items in a Walmart shopping bag. The items totaled $55.67. Bourbon County Detention Center confirmed that the arrestee was inn fact Jennifer Bishop, who had told police her name was Ashley Haws.


    Case reports

    Jan. 16 -- At 11:59 p.m., police were called to 115 Battle Grove Ave. where Cindy Perkins reported that she received a text message from an unknown number asking her to come outside. Police found no one in the area. However, they did find fresh shoe prints that led to Elmarch Avenue.


    Traffic Cases

    Jan. 20 -- At 5:25 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Hinton Webber Road about 16 miles outside of the city limits. Stephen Wiglesworth of 1245 Hinton Webber Road, was traveling towards KY 36 when a large white dog ran in front and struck the side of his truck. 

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    Traffic Cases
    Jan. 21 -- At 11:08 a.m., a non-injury accident occurred  on Snow Rd. about 12 miles outside Cynthiana. Tammy Mitchell of 147 Lovett Park Road, Georgetown, was traveling east on Snow Road when she attempted to drive over a snow covered hill. The car slid backwards into a ditch.
    Jan. 23 -- At 7:25 a.m., a non-injury accident US 62 W nine miles outside of the city limits. Gary Simmons of 188 Colby Road struck a deer.

  • Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    Jan. 10 -- At 3 p.m., Connie G. Linville, 102 Main St., reported that someone has been entering her apartment over the last month without her permission or knowledge and that her medication as well as cash have been taken.
    Jan. 10 -- At 8:27 p.m., a custody issue was reported as having occurred on Kehoe Alley.
    Jan. 10 -- At 11:21 p.m., Alecia A. Plumeri, 119 Newsome Ave., reported that she was struck in the eye during an argument with her boyfriend. Police arrested Keith Skiba, charging him with fourth degree assault, domestic violence.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding Jan. 13, 2014
    Cassandra Broshears, 1993, sentencing; sentenced to 10 days.
    Kenneth Collins, pretrial conference; receiving stolen property under $10,000 (amended); guilty plea entered, 180 days, balance probated, $100 and costs.
    Tony R. Markland, 1971, show cause hearing; sentenced to 10 days, redocket on completion of sentence.
    Jonathon R. Edwards, arraignment; receiving stolen property under $10,000; waived to grand jury.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Barbara Paul
    presiding Jan. 22, 2014
    Tomi Lane Jones vs. Christopher Michael Jones, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Bruce Clark Kennedy Jr. vs. Sarah Josephine Kennedy, domestic; testimony taken, decree entered.
    Terry Todd Johnson vs. Darla Denise Johnson, motion hour; (motion to withdraw), motion sustained, order entered.
    Vernon Dean Sharp vs. Brenda C. Sharp, domestic; motion sustained, order entered.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding Jan. 21, 2014
    Anthony E. Wright, 1969, review; shock probation in felony convictions; probation extended.
    Leonard P. Henry, 1952, review; probation violation; motion withdrawn.
    Jackeefe Warren, 1988, pretrial conference; trafficking in controlled substance-first degree (first offense-cocaine); agreed order entered.
    Michael Mattox, 1980, sentencing; 4 counts trafficking in controlled substance-first degree (first offense-heroin); 10 year sentence imposed, probation denied.

  • Property Transfers

    Joyce C. Hammond and Paul  B. Hammond to Michael D. Ritchie Jr. and Timothy S. Ritchie Sr. and Lucinda D. Ritchie, property on Berry-Robinson Road, $250,000.
    Special Warranty Deed: The Secretary of Veterans Affairs to Glynden King, property at 425 E. Pleasant Street (Lot 10 - Section F of the Ashbrook and Wallingford Addition), $40,000.
    Vicky Casey Ritchie to Joseph Adam Yazell and Jennifer Smiley Yazell, property on Renaker-Berry Road, $1,500.