News of Record
By Woodford Sun Staff
Due to the Memorial Day holiday, a special District Court jail docket
was held June 2 with Judge Mary Jane Phelps presiding.
No insurance – Linda C. Kerns, combined with DUI, $793.
June 2, 1 p.m.
Jeremy Mattox, judge
Kobe Dante Ford, 24, of Harrodsburg, was sentenced to four years in
prison for first-degree trafficking in controlled substance, trafficking
in marijuana (less than 8 ounces) and possession of drug paraphernalia
Stacey M. Sutherland, 44, of Georgetown, was placed on three years
probation after pleading guilty to first-degree possession of a
controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor).
An 18-month prison sentence was suspended.
William E. Newcomb Jr., 56, of Versailles, was placed on five years
probation for first-degree strangulation, second-degree assault,
first-degree unlawful imprisonment, violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO
(misdemeanor), fourth-degree assault (misdemeanor), menacing
(misdemeanor) and resisting arrest (misdemeanor). A five-year prison
sentence was suspended.
Monica J. Brumley, 47, of Lexington, pleaded guilty to two counts of
first-degree possession of a controlled substance, theft by unlawful
taking (under $500) and operating a motor vehicle on a suspended/revoked
operator’s license (misdemeanor). The commonwealth recommended two years
in prison (three years probation).
Grady Tripp Moore III, 41, of Versailles, pleaded guilty to an amended
charge of criminal attempt to commit murder, two counts of first-degree
wanton endangerment, fourth-degree assault (misdemeanor) and
third-degree terroristic threatening (misdemeanor). The commonwealth
recommended 10 years in prison.
William J. Bixler, 56, of Frankfort, pleaded not guilty to first-degree
trafficking in a controlled substance and third-degree possession of a
controlled substance (misdemeanor).
Michael Dews, 24, of Frankfort, pleaded not guilty to first-degree
possession of a controlled substance.
Christopher Brown, 36, of Nicholasville, was scheduled to return for a
Nov. 22-24 jury trial on charges of convicted felon in possession of a
handgun, second-degree criminal trespass (misdemeanor) and first-degree
persistent felony offender.
Christopher D. Chadwell, 39, of Versailles, was scheduled to return for
a Nov. 15 to 18 jury trial on charges of trafficking in a controlled
substance, trafficking in marijuana (8 ounces to less than 5 pounds),
trafficking in marijuana (less than 8 ounces, misdemeanor) and two
counts of second-degree persistent felony offender.
Denziel A. Cofer, 45, of Versailles, was scheduled to return for a Nov.
15 to 17 jury trial on charges of first-degree trafficking in a
controlled substance (two counts), trafficking in marijuana (less than 8
ounces, misdemeanor), possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor) and
first-degree persistent felony offender.
Deirdre Beth Hayden, 38, of Covington, charged with first-degree
possession of a controlled substance, first-degree illegal possession of
a controlled substance, third-degree assault, possession of drug
paraphernalia (misdemeanor), resisting arrest (misdemeanor) and
tampering with physical evidence.
Miguel Angel Silverio Herrera, 28, of Lexington, charged with
first-degree possession of a controlled substance, operating a motor
vehicle while under the influence (misdemeanor) and reckless driving
Deandre Johnson, 34, of Frankfort, charged with first-degree promoting
Darryl W. Stewart, 32, of Lexington, charged with first-degree promoting
Nikki R. Ohler, 39, of Frankfort, charged with theft by unlawful taking
or disposition of controlled substance (under $10,000).
Matthew D. White, 18, of Versailles, charged with first-degree
possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana
(misdemeanor), possession of open alcohol beverage container in motor
Jazzmen C. Wilson, 19, of Lexington, charged with two counts of
first-degree promoting contraband.
Versailles police responded to three vehicle accidents involving
injuries, 16 non-injury accidents, one domestic-related complaint,
issued one citation/summons and made six arrests.
On May 25 at 7:13 p.m., a BMW 323 driven by Levi J. Collier, 24, of
Paris, struck a Jeep Cherokee driven by Wendy Culberson, 57, of 1132
Huntertown Road in the intersection of Marsailles and Huntertown roads.
Collier told police he stopped at the stop sign and didn’t see anyone
else coming. Culberson said Collier ran the red light. The Jeep hit a
utility pole, and a witness said Collier helped Culberson out of her
vehicle, then the Cherokee rolled backward and struck her in the leg.
She was taken to Bluegrass Community Hospital.
On May 27 at 12:15 p.m., a GMC Canyon driven by Ronald G. Combs, 53, of
385 Poplar Street, was parked near the entrance to Taco Bell when Combs
mistakenly pressed the accelerator and did significant damage to the
building. He was treated at the scene by Woodford EMS personnel.
On May 29 at 11 a.m., a Toyota Camry driven by Noah Creech, 15, of 202
Macey Avenue, was northbound on McCowans Ferry Road when the vehicle
left the right side of the road, Creech overcorrected, ran off the left
side of the road and struck a fence and two trees. He and three
passengers, Jonathan Agee, 15, of 191 Kilmer Street, Jamie L. Kincaid,
15, of 116 Powhatan Trail and Travis Neeley, 15, of Lawrenceburg, were
taken to UK Chandler Hospital. Police said Creech will be charged with
operating a motor vehicle without an operator’s license at a later date.
On June 7, police made an arrest at a Luther Bland Court home for
trafficking in methamphetamine and first-degree promoting contraband.
On June 7, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle was reported on Delaney
On June 4, first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument,
possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, first-degree promoting
contraband, third-degree possession of a controlled substance, first
degree possession of a controlled substance and operating on a
suspended/revoked operator’s license were reported at a Frankfort Street
On May 28, a leaf blower worth $349 was reported stolen from a home on
Rocky Hills Lane.
On June 4, police made an arrest for second-degree unlawful imprisonment
at a home on Tyrone Pike.
On June 3, third-degree terroristic threatening, menacing and
second-degree criminal mischief were reported at a home on St. Clair Street.
On June 6, police made an arrest in the O’Reilly Auto Parts parking lot
for possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On June 4, a homemade single axle trailer worth $3,500 was reported
stolen from a home on Delaney Ferry Extension.
On June 4, harassment (no physical contact) was reported on Scotts Ferry
On June 4, a Honda Pilot was reported vandalized on Linden Drive, with
damage estimated at $100.
On June 5, $7,000 was reported stolen from a bank card by a Rumsey
On June 5, police made an arrest at a Ryne Court home for possession of
cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On June 5, a Honda Acura RDX and Toyota 4Runner were reported
vandalized, with total damage estimated to be $400.
On May 31, approximately $1,000 was reported stolen from a home on
On June 4, a 2016 Jeep Cherokee worth $26,000 was reported stolen from a
home on Weisenberger Mill Road.
On June 6, police made an arrest at an Old Frankfort Pike home for two
counts of third-degree assault on a police, fire or emergency medical
services worker and resisting arrest.
On June 3, a plastic wallet worth $20 was reported stolen from a church
on West Bruen Street in Midway and $120 stolen through fraudulent use of
a credit card.
On May 31, a PS4 and television worth a total of $600 were reported
stolen from a home on Emerson Drive.
On May 30, a 2000 Chevrolet Tahoe worth $4,000 was reported stolen from
an office building on Crossfield Drive.
On May 29, police made an arrest on Lexington Road for DUI, first-degree
wanton endangerment, first-degree fleeing or evading police, reckless
driving and no operator’s/moped license.
On May 29, a citation/summons for possession of marijuana was issued on
East Leestown Road in Midway.
On May 29, a vehicle was reported leaving the scene of an accident on
On May 28, possession of marijuana was reported at a home on Tyrone Pike.
Firefighters made one EMS assist and installed a car seat in one vehicle
from June 1 to 7.
On June 1, they responded to a false alarm at Safe Harbor Academy.
On June 5, they responded to a false alarm on Morgan Street and a
vehicle fire on South Main Street.
On June 7, they responded to a vehicle accident with injuries on South
Firefighters made two EMS assists from June 1 to 7.
On June 1, they performed a smoke detector investigation on McCracken Pike.
On June 2, they responded to a tractor-trailer tire fire on I-64 East.
On June 3, they responded to a house fire on Old Frankfort Pike.
On June 4, they responded to a vehicle accident on West Leestown Road.
On June 5, they responded to a tractor-trailer wreck and fire on I-64
West, a false alarm involving burnt food on Hedden Road and checked a
controlled burn on Old Frankfort Pike.
Petitions for the dissolution of marriage – Stuart D. Kouns vs. Pamela
R. Kouns; Ronald L. Downs vs. Krista R. Downs.
Agnes Bowman Rice to Brad Ferrucci and Rebecca J. Boone, 735 Fintville
M. Ward Crowe and Joan T. Crowe to Amy T. Bennett and Ticean S. Bennett,
130 Morgan Street, $548,500.
Roger B. Thacker to John Thomas Chumney, Brenda Starr Chumney and Laura
Denise Bolen, 316 Ashby Court, $255,000.
Kevin Beckman and Rebecca Beckman to Falin M. McKenzie and Matthew
Wright, 331 Lexington Street, $289,900.
Jo Ella S. Watson, Marvin C. Watson, Brenda S. Hoffman and Robert Marion
Huffman to Keenan Baker and Zachary Johnson, 356 Ridgewood Drive, $150,000.
Dana R. Lockhart and Rebecca S. Whitley to Dana R. Lockhart and Rebecca
R. Whitley, 527 Clifton Road, other consideration, quitclaim deed.
Michael E. Washington and Heather L. Washington to Luke N. Stratton, 190
Dunroven Drive, $118,000.
Susan Davis to Adam McDonald, 508 Beech Street, $50,000.
Allan D. Hetzel and Terri E. Hetzel to Jeremy A. Lloyd and Amanda Lloyd,
2295 Pinckard Pike, $295,500.
Steven Y. McFadden and Patricia Dianne McFadden to Zachary Keith
Simpson, 256 Paddock Drive, $210,000.
Travis J. Gabehart and Gretchen Gabehart to Jessica Guillen and Jeremias
Guillen Cruz, 268 Fords Mill Road, $361,000.
Timothy J. Grimes and Stefanie R. Grimes to Joshua Smith and Kristin
Smith, 904 Lane Circle, $500,000.
Sandra T. Wolf to Travis J. Poulton and Larua E. Poulton, 119 South Hill
Lawrence Wayne Pennington and Nora Elaine Pennington to Judy Graves and
David Graves, 424 Paddock Drive, $365,500.
Marshall Paul Vance and Susan Gwenneth Vance to Charles Shepherd and
Ruth Shepherd, 206 Falcon Road, $261,000.
Michael Gormley to 23 Wheeler Avenue, Winchester, KY 40391, LLC (Kevin
Barry, member), 206 Curry Court, $181,000.
Kevin L. Sexton and Deborah S. Sexton to Ethan Allen Roetman, 281 High
Judy D. Graves and David Ray Graves to Cathy Dawn Valdivia and Victor
Alejandro Valdivia, 216 Ashby Circle, $479,000.
Abigail A. Hayes to Danette Barboza, 142 Carriage Lane, Midway, $257,000.
William Van Sudduth and Linda M. Sudduth to Wayne K. Boyd and Mary R.
Boyd, 9030 Troy Pike, $1,000, quitclaim deed.
Robert Keith Brandenburg and Jill Brandenburg to Patsy H. Saunders, 185
Marilyn Avenue, $325,000.
Adele Johnson Shrout and Richard Marcus Washington Sr.; Elizabeth Gail
Weber and Justin Edward Carpenter: Autumn Marie Stevens and Tori Jacob
Johnson; Mickie Lynn Robinson and Cody Lee Warner; Krista Renee Shouse
and Anthony John Wajda; Lindsey Renee Harrison and Martinez Lamonte
Davis Jr.; Marjorie Grace Mason and Adam Charles Stiles; Cierra Camila
Williams and Humberto Ordones Silverio; Kimberly Lachet Slone and
Nathaniel Ray Shell; Laura Sue O’Daniel and Gregory Joseph Fannin.