Category: Kentucky – Eastern District

Johnson County Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine | USAO-EDKY

PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Sean Tharp, 36, of Hager Hill, Ky., pleaded guilty in federal court Monday, before U.S. Magistrate Judge Edward B. Atkins, for his role in conspiring to distribute…

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Lexington Man Sentenced to 108 Months for Fentanyl Trafficking | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. – A Lexington man, Josh Gregory Taylor, was sentenced to 108 months in federal prison on Thursday, before U.S. District Judge Karen Caldwell, for his conviction for distributing…

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Los Angeles Woman Sentenced to 29 Months for Cocaine and Money Laundering Conspiracy | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. – A Los Angeles woman, Nancy Santos, 30, was sentenced in federal court last week, to 29 months in prison, before U.S. District Judge Claria Horn Boom, for…

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Cincinnati Man Sentenced to 192 Months for Methamphetamine Trafficking | USAO-EDKY

COVINGTON, Ky. – A Cincinnati man, Dontez Justice, 33, was sentenced to 192 months in federal prison on Friday, by U.S. District Judge David Bunning, for possession with intent to…

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Former Rockcastle Deputy Jailer Sentenced to 39 Months for Civil Rights Violations | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. – A former Rockcastle County Deputy Jailer, Derek Steven Clark, 25 ,was sentenced to 39 months in federal prison on Thursday, before U.S. District Court Judge Claria Horn…

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Two Whitley County Men Indicted on Federal Kidnapping Charges | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. – Jake Messer, 37, and George Oscar Messer, 61, of Rockholds, Kentucky were indicted by a federal grand jury sitting in London on Thursday, on federal kidnapping charges….

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Somerset Man Sentenced to 408 Months for the Production of Child Pornography | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. – A Somerset, Kentucky man, Bradley D. Hall, 38, was sentenced to 408 months in federal prison on Thursday, before U.S. District Court Judge Claria Horn Boom, after…

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Somerset Man Sentenced to 120 Months for Possessing Child Pornography | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. – A London man, Andrew Dick, 29, was sentenced to 120 months in federal prison on Thursday, before U.S. District Court Judge Claria Horn Boom, for possession of…

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Former Big Sandy Prison Employee and Inmate Indicted for Methamphetamine Trafficking and Other Charges | USAO-EDKY

LEXINGTON, Ky.- A former Cook Supervisor at United States Penitentiary Big Sandy, Hank Williams, 56, of Weeksbury, Kentucky, was indicted on Thursday in federal court for one count of conspiracy…

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Middlesboro Man Convicted of Child Pornography Charges | USAO-EDKY

LONDON, Ky. – A Middlesboro firefighter was convicted late Monday, by a federal jury sitting in London, of receiving and possessing child pornography, on a Middlesboro Fire Department laptop.  The…

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