HICKMAN, Ky.–Below are a list of updates:
Highway 125 in the city of Hickman is closed.
FANCY FARM, Ky. (March 6, 2017) – Kentucky State Police responded to Jackson Purchase Medical Center at 1:14 p.m. on March 6, to investigate a report of a juvenile who had possibly been given illegal drugs.
EDDYVILLE, Ky. (March 6, 2017) – Kentucky State Troopers responded to 2793 Highway 818 North in Lyon County at 12:50 p.m. on March 6, in attempt to locate missing juvenile Lexie Gillespie.
Date of News Release: 3/2/2017
Hickory, Ky.(March 2, 2017) The Kentucky State Police Post 1 is continuing the investigation into the escape of Frederick T. Bristol, 35 of Paducah, KY from the Fulton County Detention Center on August 15, 2016.
Hickory, Ky.(February 27, 2017) – On February 26, 2017, at 10:46 P.M., Trooper John Gordon attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a 2003 Chevrolet Impala for a traffic violation near the intersection of KY 121 and Paducah Road. The vehicle fled and a pursuit was initiated. The pursuit ended near KY 1748 and Old Dukedom Road.
The driver, James E. Blakemore, 19 of Mayfield, was arrested and charged with Failure to wear a Seatbelt (Violation), Speeding (Violation), Disregarding a Stop Sign (Violation), Wanton Endangerment 1st degree (Class D Felony), Fleeing or Evading Police – Motor Vehicle 1st Degree (Class D Felony), and Criminal Mischief 1st Degree (Class D Felony), Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense Methamphetamine greater than 2 grams (Class D Felony), Trafficking in Marijuana greater than 8 ounces (Class D Felony), and DUI 1st aggravating circumstances (Class B Misdemeanor).
A Passenger, Brendan C. Ellegood, 19 of Mayfield, was arrested and charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree, 1st Offense Methamphetamine greater than 2 grams (Class D Felony), Trafficking in Marijuana greater than 8 ounces (Class D Felony), and Public Intoxication (Class B Misdemeanor).
Blakemore and Ellegood were lodged in the Graves County Detention Facility. The investigation is ongoing by Trooper Gordon. KSP was assisted by the Mayfield Police Department and Graves County Sheriff’s Office.
Benton, Ky.(February 26, 2017) – The Marshall County Detention Center staff contacted the Kentucky State Police Post 1 in Mayfield at 3:33 P. M. in reference to an inmate that escaped from their facility today.
Mayfield, Ky.(February 22, 2017) Two western Kentucky men have been charged after a months-long investigation by Narcotics Investigators with the Kentucky State Police.