Category: Kentucky – Eastern District

Letcher County Teacher Convicted of Producing Child Pornography and Cyberstalking | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. – A Letcher County Middle School teacher was convicted late Wednesday, by a federal jury sitting in London, of producing child pornography and cyberstalking a student. The jury…

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Richmond Man Sentenced to 312 Months for Methamphetamine Trafficking and Illegal Possession of a Firearm | USAO-EDKY

COVINGTON, Ky. – A Richmond, Kentucky man, Lavone Dixon, 36, was sentenced to 312 months in prison, by U.S. District Judge David Bunning, for possession of methamphetamine with the intent…

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Pulaski County Constable Sentenced to 140 Months for Conspiring to Violate the Civil Rights of Others | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. – A former Pulaski County Constable, Michael Wallace, 47, of Somerset, Ky., was sentenced to 140 months in prison, by U.S. District Judge Robert Wier, after previously being…

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United States Settles with Private School to Resolve Allegations of Disability Discrimination | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The United States has reached a settlement with Sayre School (Sayre), a Lexington-based private school, resolving allegations of disability discrimination and taking steps to ensure that individuals…

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Georgia Man Sentenced to 120 Months for Attempted Online Enticement of a Minor | USAO-EDKY

ASHLAND, Ky. — A Columbus, Ga., man, Eric Duane Elmore, 48, was sentenced to 120 months in federal prison on Monday, by U.S. District Judge David L. Bunning, after pleading…

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Fayette County Man Sentenced to 262 Months for Armed Cocaine Trafficking | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky.— A Lexington, Ky., man, Jymie S. Salahuddin, 53, was sentenced to 262 months in federal prison on Tuesday, by Senior U.S. District Judge Joseph Hood, after pleading guilty…

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Former Bath County Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to the Production of Child Pornography | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. – A Morehead, Ky., man, and former Bath County Deputy Sheriff, Joshua Preece, 40, pleaded guilty on Tuesday, before U.S. District Judge Karen Caldwell to the enticing a…

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Lexington Man Sentenced to 27 Months for Bank Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky.— Vonnie McDaniels, 32, of Lexington, Kentucky, was sentenced to 27 months in federal prison on Monday by Chief U.S. District Judge Danny C. Reeves, after being convicted of…

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Lexington Man Sentenced to 120 Months for Investment Fraud | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. —A Lexington, Ky., man, William S. Evans, III, 69, was sentenced to 120 months in federal prison Tuesday, by U.S. District Court Judge Karen K. Caldwell, for commodities…

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Whitley County Man Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. — A Corbin, Kentucky, man, Douglas M. Edmonson, 38, pleaded guilty on Thursday, before U.S. District Judge Robert E. Wier, to kidnapping.              According to the investigation and his…

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