Cops & Courts

  • Court report: April 1, 2011

  • Shelby man arrested on marijuana charges

    A Shelby County man was arrested Wednesday by Kentucky State Police narcotics detectives who were responding to information that he was trafficking marijuana out of his residence on Aiken Road. 

    Patrick Moore, 26, was arrested and charged with trafficking in marijuana less than 8 ounces, trafficking within 1,000 yards of a school, first-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • Info sought on break-in and vandalism

    Crime Stoppers is seeking information on a break-in where vandalism occurred.

    The incident happened at 500 Midland Blvd., in a neighborhood behind Midland Plaza, where stores such as Tractor Supply are located.

    The break-in happened between 3 p.m. Monday and 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, when someone kicked in the door of a vacant residence, damaging the door and its frame.

    Once inside, the intruder also damaged the floor and knocked several holes in the wall.

    The damage is estimated at more than $500.

  • Shelbyville Police Reports, April 1, 2011



    Christopher W. Caudill, 26, of 358 Frankfort Road in Shelbyville was arrested March 28 at that address and charged with fraudulent use of a credit card. He was also served with a Shelby County bench warrant for theft by deception under $500 (cold checks).


    Alcohol Intoxication


  • Shelby County Grand Jury Indictments, April 1, 2011

    Ernest J. Blakeley was indicted for being a persistent felony offender.

    Derrick G. Harvey of 201 Centennial Drive No. 1 in Frankfort was indicted for being a persistent felony offender, indeterminate.

    Laura A. Chase of 3000 Ash Avenue in Peewee Valley, Ky., was indicted for theft by unlawful taking over $10,000, a Class C Felony, second-degree escape, a Class D Felony and first-degree criminal mischief, a Class D Felony.

  • Court report: March 30, 2011

  • Shelbyville Police Reports March 30, 2011


    Kenneth R. Downey, 19, of 3731 Burks Branch Road in Shelbyville was arrested March 16 at 7th Street at the railroad tracks on a warrant for failure to appear.

    Dion L. Keltee, 40, of 159 Baker Drive No. 302 in Shelbyville was arrested March 24 on Midland Trail on an Oldham County warrant for operating on a suspended or revoked operator’s license.

    Cara Ford, 36, of 612 10th St. in Shelbyville was arrested March 24 on Main Street on a Shelby County warrant for receiving stolen property under $500.

  • Big theft nets no time behind bars

    A Jefferson County man who pleaded guilty last week to what police have called “one of the largest merchandise thefts” ever seen in Shelby County won’t be spending any time in jail if he stays clear of trouble.
    Jack H. McIntosh, 43, of Jeffersontown was arrested last April and charged with the theft of  $512,000 worth of plastic containers. In an agreement with prosecutors, he pleaded guilty in Shelby Circuit Court March 17 to theft by unlawful taking over $10,000, a Class C felony, which carries a penalty of 5 to 10 years in prison.

  • Court report: March 23, 2011

    District court

    The following cases were heard by Judge Linda Armstrong:

    David L. Carey, theft by unlawful taking - plead guilty - 30-day sentence concurrent with previous sentence.

    Felix Calvillo-Del Rio, disregarding stop sign and no operator's/moped license - plead guilty - 30-day sentence probated for 2 years and $413 fine and costs.

    Zachary T. Gillahan, first-offense DUI - plead guilty - operator's license suspended for 30 days and $728 fine and costs.

  • Man arrested for robbery for taking girlfriend’s cellphone

    A Shelbyville man was arrested Monday night and charged with second-degree robbery for stealing his girlfriend’s cell phone, police say.

    According to a Shelbyville Police Report, Corey Arnez Reed, 36, of 110 Monica Drive in Shelbyville, grabbed his girlfriend, who is also the mother of his children, in a headlock. He then struck her with his fist as he wrestled the phone away from her, the report said.

    What’s more, it happened in broad daylight in a public place, the corner of Martin Luther King and College streets at 11 a.m.