• Cynthiana Police Department

    Case reports
    July 16 -- At 3:59 p.m., Michael Taylor, 108 Fairway Drive, reported that a cell phone had been taken by Casey Trapp. He also reported that the phone was at Cynthiana Pawn Shop. Police went to the pawn shop and found that the phone was purchased by Trapp and that Taylor was providing the service for the phone. The case was marked closed, unfounded.
    July 17 -- At 10:42 a.m., Vickie Shackleford, 153 Cherokee Drive, reported that she is being harassed by Angela Clem and it has been going on for months.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    July 24 -- At 6:17 p.m. a non-injury accident occurred on Poindexter Road five miles north of Cynthiana.  William G. White, 64, 132 Mann Road, Mt. Olivet, Ky., was driving east on Poindexter Road. Jorge L. Castillo of Ky. Hwy. 1743 was driving in the opposite direction. White’s vehicle side-swiped Castillo’s vehicle. White had a suspended license and was arrested on a warrant stemming from a previous traffic case.

  • New Drivers

    Sabrina Belle Kemplin, Presley Jackson, Daniel Caudill, Kyler Lee Snapp, Katelyn Hollar, Nelah Grace Marsh, Justin Michael Newcomb, Caleb Daniel Purcell, Steven Tyler Cannon, Will Andrew Marsh.


    July 20 -- At 7:17 p.m., a non-injury accident occurred on Robinson Road eight miles north of Cynthiana. Jameson B. Buckler of Kings Lane was traveling toward Ky. Hwy. 1054 South on Robinson Road when he lost control of the vehicle coming out of a curve and left the roadway, striking some bushes and a concrete pole.


    Case reports
    June 17 -- At 11:51 p.m., Karen Adams, 455 W. Pleasant St., reported that her car had been egged. Police located a second vehicle that had been egged on Second Street.
    June 22 -- At 2:48 p.m., a report was made that a 26-year-old man was sending text messages that were of a sexual content to a 12-year-old girl and a 14-year-old girl. Police questioned the man. No charges have been filed.
    June 24 -- At 4:44 p.m., Tracey Powell, 204 Second St., reported that her son’s bicycle was stolen from her home.

  • HARRISON DISTRICT COURT Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr. presiding July 20, 2015

    Estate of William E. Nickerson, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Clarence E. Williams, probate hearing; will admitted, order entered, bond approved.
    Estate of Warren Rees Wilson, probate hearing; order entered.
    Kentucky Farm Bureau vs. Erike M. Berry, motion hour; default judgment.
    Kentucky Farm Bureau Mutual Ins. Co. vs. Corey A. Brandenburg, default judgment.
    Capital One Bank (USA), NA vs. Paula Gast, motion hour; motion to transfer order entered.

  • Harrison District Court

    Judge Charles W. Kuster Jr.
    presiding July 13, 2015
    Estate of Lemuel E. Arnold Jr., probate hearing; will admitted, bond approved.
    Estate of Johnnie Coffey, probate hearing; order entered.
    Estate of Ann Bee Sorrell, probate hearing; order entered.
    In re: Cheryl Denise Bell, probate hearing; order entered.
    Howard Fryman Jr. vs. Malinda J. Fryman, court trial; passed.
    Capital One Bank vs. Daniel S. Gates, motion hour; default judgment.

  • Harrison Circuit Court

    Judge Jay Delaney
    presiding July 21, 2015
    Tonjanika Anderson, 1976, motion hour; assault-first degree (amended), tampering with physical evidence, criminal mischief-third degree; guilty plea entered on all counts;  motion withdrawn,  5 year sentence pretrial diversion, 124 days.
    Tonya Applegate, 1982, sentencing; 2 counts assault-second degree, intimidating a participant in legal process; 15 year sentence imposed, probation denied.

  • Harrison Family Court

    Judge Heather Fryman
    presiding July 15, 2015
    Robert Lynn Shanklin vs. Sandra Shanklin Coy, review; (motion to amend prior order), motion granted.
    John G. Allison vs. Miranda L. Hurst, motion hour: (motion for appointment of guardian ad litem), GAL appointed.
    Joseph Daniel Murphy vs. Amy Suzanne Murphy, domestic; testimony taken, agreement by both parties.
    Ernest Lee Boggs vs. Dawn Renee Reynolds, case management conference; agreement pending, re-notice as needed.

  • Harrison County Sheriff's Department

    July 12 -- At 5:11 p.m., an accident occurred on Ky. 36 West, 7.7 miles west of Cynthiana.  Elizabeth F. Gross of North Elmarch Street was traveling east toward Cynthiana. She and her passenger reported that after they went around a curve, another vehicle was in their lane. Gross reported that she swerved off the right side of the roadway, and then came back onto the road and lost control, traveling across both lanes and hitting the ditch on the north side of the road. Gross was seen by EMS on scene for a busted lip but refused treatment.