Man charged with intimidating witness in court case
A Rice Court man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly threatened the former owner of a pet that his dog killed in February, according to the Richmond police.
Eric S. Comer, 42, was charged with intimidating a participant in a legal process and third-degree terroristic threatening.
Cromer was served March 16 with a summons to appear in court to answer a complaint charging him with harboring a vicious animal, according to the police report.
BPD: Man burglarized wedding shop
A Richmond man was charged April 3 with burglarizing a business owned by his former employer.
Steven McKinney, 20, was charged with third-degree burglary and second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.
Berea officers were called to Jobee’s Wedding Shop on Richmond Road after receiving a report of a burglary. The business owner told police a man had entered through the back door early that morning and attempted to get into the safe. He left without taking anything, the owner told police. She also told police she recognized the man as McKinney from surveillance video footage.
Five charged in Bel Air Motel meth bust
A methamphetamine lab bust at the Bel Air Motel in Richmond led to the arrest Wednesday morning of five people.
RPD: Man assaulted, stalked wife
A Hawthorne Drive man was charged Monday with stalking and assault following a domestic violence incident.
Richmond police also charged Jason A. Cole, 30, Hawthorne Drive,with third-degree terroristic threatening and violation of a Kentucky domestic violence order.
Man charged with striking woman in head with bottle
An Irvine man was charged with felony assault Saturday after police say he hit a woman in the head with a beer bottle the previous day.
Richmond business owner pleads guilty to trafficking
A Richmond business owner pleaded guilty Thursday to receiving a package of marijuana at his downtown tailor shop as part of a drug-selling scheme.
Darryl Ballard pleaded guilty to a charge of trafficking in marijuana (less than 5 pounds). Assistant Commonwealth’s Attorney Jennifer Smith recommended a sentence of three years in prison diverted for two years provided Ballard has no further violations of law.
Former jail worker gets one year for drug smuggling
A former Madison County Detention Center employee was sentenced Thursday to a year in prison after admitting to smuggling drugs and cigarettes into the jail.
Indiana doctor’s trial set for June 2
A June 2 trial has been scheduled for an Indiana doctor who is accused of pointing a BB gun at another driver on Interstate 75 in Madison County.
Employee charged with stealing from McDonald’s
Police charged Jonathan A. Fish, 18, South Robbins Court, on Thursday in connection with the theft of money from his employer.
Berea couple plead to misdemeanor in abuse case
A Berea couple accused by police of repeatedly chaining shut the door of their children’s bedroom pleaded guilty Thursday to a misdemeanor charge of second-degree wanton endangerment.
Amber L. Bishop, 26, and Daniel S. Isaacs, 22, originally were charged in May 2013 with three counts of first-degree criminal abuse. They could have received a maximum sentence of 20 years.
- More Crime Headlines
- Man charged with intimidating witness in court case