The investigation continues by KSP Detective Brian Hill
Hickory, KY (January 4, 2019)- The Kentucky State Police and the Department for Community Based Services began a joint investigation into an alleged child abuse complaint on two juveniles in Ballard County. After an investigation, the case was presented to the Ballard County Grand Jury. The Grand Jury returned a true bill on Alicia E. Hardman, 25 of Wickliffe, KY for two counts of Criminal Abuse 1st degree child under 12 years of age, which is a Class “C” Felony. Hardman appeared in court on January 4, 2019 for her charges.
The investigation continues by KSP Detective Brian Hill. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 1 at 270-856-3721 or anonymously at 1-800-222-5555. Citizens may also report tips anonymously through the KSP app. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.