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Felony Arrest in Ohio County

Date of News Release: 09/22/2014

Henderson, KY - Kentucky State Police responded to a disturbance on Leroy Ln in Hartford, Kentucky. Upon arrival, witnesses stated they observed Robert Pickerell and Stephen Weikel arguing in front of the residence. Witnesses advised Robert Pickerell began pointing a handgun at Stephen Weikel. Robert Pickerell was placed under arrest and charged with Wanton Endangerment in the 1st Degree. Robert Pickerell is lodged in the Ohio County Detention Center. Kentucky State Police were assisted by the Ohio County Sheriff's Department.