Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Felony Arrest in Fleming County
Date of News Release: 09/21/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On July 18, 2011 the Kentucky State Police in Morehead initiated a rape investigation, involving a female juvenile. The victim alleged that Harold Scott Price had raped her when she was approximately 10 years old. The victim is now 17 years old. Through the course of the investigation, this case was presented to a Fleming County Grand Jury, where they returned an indictment against Harold Scott Price, age 56 of Flemingsburg, Kentucky for Rape 1st and Intimidating a Participant in the Legal Process. Mr. Price was arrested and taken into custody on September 21, 2011 by Trooper Eugene Robinson and Detective Toby Gardner. Mr. Price was lodged in the Mason County Detention Center on a $50,000 bond. The investigation is ongoing and additional charges against Mr. Price are likely. The case remains under investigation by Detective Toby Gardner.