Laurel County Newswire

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Results 1 - 20 of 212 in Laurel County, KY

  1. Crider indicted in U.S. District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Kevin Crider, 42, of Evarts, was arrested by federal authorities and lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center on Monday. According to the indictment, between Jan. 12 and Jan 23, Crider distributed visual depictions involving minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct.

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  2. Laurel County Man Killed In Car AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Kentucky man was killed after his car struck a minivan on a rain-soaked highway in Laurel County Friday morning. The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says 32-year-old Eric Grubb of London was pronounced dead at Corbin Regional Baptist Hospital.

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  3. One dead, three injured in Laurel County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WKYT

    ... surfaces. Deputies say one person is dead and three people were taken to the hospital after a crash in Laurel County. Investigators say a Pontiac G6 was traveling eastbound and lost control on the road, which was slick with rain. The Pontiac struck ...

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  4. Man arrested after allegedly taking photo of boy in London bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WKYT

    ... he did what he did," said Sgt. Reynolds. It's all a part of the ongoing investigation. Frisk bonded out of the Laurel County Detention Center Wednesday morning and now waits for his court date. Managers at Kmart in London would not comment. We did ...

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  5. Man accused of assaulting woman for failing to match her online personaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    A Georgia man has been charged with assaulting a woman in Eastern Kentucky because he thought she didn't match the description she had given on the Internet, Laurel County Sheriff John Root said. Cornelius Jefferson, 33, of Monroe, Ga., allegedly had moved to Laurel County to be with the woman, whom he had met online.

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  6. Laurel Co. deputies to hold self-defense class for realtorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | WKYT

    ... nights of training. Each night will last three hours and include classroom work and exercises. Deputies say 10 Laurel County realtors took part in the first class that was offered. They expect 45 realtors to take the 9-hour-course. Deputies say ...

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  7. Laurel County man arrested after unusual callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | WKYT

    ... is is the last time I'll ever go to jail." Zachary Morgan was charged with DUI first offense and lodged in the Laurel County jail. He has since been released.

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  8. Man Chokes Woman He Met Online Because She Was Different In Person: CopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Switched

    A Georgia man is accused of assaulting a woman he met online after she didn't turn out to be what he expected. Cornelius Jefferson, 33, moved to Kentucky from Georgia after meeting a woman on the Internet and beginning a romantic relationship, according to a statement on the Laurel County Sheriff's Office.

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  9. Georgia man accused of choking online hook-up: She wasn't...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Raw Story

    A Georgia man who recently moved to eastern Kentucky to be with a woman he met online has been accused of assaulting her because she wasn't "like she was on the Internet." According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Department, Cornelius Jefferson, 33, of Monroe, Ga.

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  10. Man assaults online girlfriend - because she didn't look like her online photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2013 | Right Wing News

    ... with two suitcases." He was charged with assault fourth degree for domestic violence and is being held in the Laurel County detention facility. This exemplifies the problem with meeting people online in our do-anything, say-anything modern society. ...

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  11. Georgia man under arrest after assaulting online girlfriend for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Daily Mail

    ... in person was so upset by how different she looked in person he allegedly attacked her. According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Department's Facebook page, Jefferson was arrested at 4:20 a.m. Tuesday morning. 'The argument was allegedly because the ...

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  12. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    A Georgia man charged with assaulting a woman in eastern Kentucky has told police he thought she didn't match the description she had given on the Internet. Laurel County Sheriff's spokesman Gilbert Acciardo Jr. says 33-year-old Cornelius Jefferson of Monroe, Georgia moved to Laurel County to be with the woman, whom he had met online.

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  13. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Middlesboro Daily News

    A Georgia man charged with assaulting a woman in eastern Kentucky has told police he thought she didn't match the description she had given on the Internet. Laurel County Sheriff's spokesman Gilbert Acciardo Jr. says 33-year-old Cornelius Jefferson of Monroe, Georgia moved to Laurel County to be with the woman, whom he had met online.

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  14. Man arrested for allegedly assaulting woman he met onlineRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | MyFoxAtlanta

    ... the two early Tuesday morning because Jefferson didn't think the woman was like she was on the internet. The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says Jefferson allegedly choked the woman with both hands around the neck and threw food on her. They say he ...

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  15. Man charged with assault when online romance soursRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | WTVC

    A Georgia man charged with assaulting a woman in eastern Kentucky has told police he thought she didn't match the description she had given on the Internet. Laurel County Sheriff's spokesman Gilbert Acciardo Jr. says 33-year-old Cornelius Jefferson of Monroe, Georgia moved to Laurel County to be with the woman, whom he had met online.

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  16. Ga. man charged with assault when online romance soursRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A Georgia man charged with assaulting a woman in eastern Kentucky has told police he thought she didn't match the description she had given on the Internet. Laurel County Sheriff's spokesman Gilbert Acciardo Jr. says 33-year-old Cornelius Jefferson of Monroe, Georgia moved to Laurel County to be with the woman, whom he had met online.

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  17. Kentucky man sought after leaving home detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WHAS11

    Police in southern Kentucky are searching for a man who escaped home incarceration after being charged with running over a teen riding a bicycle. Laurel County Sheriff John Root told The Times-Tribune that 47-year-old Terry Mullins of Corbin was seen leaving his home on foot Friday afternoon.

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  18. Deputies looking for attempted break-in suspect in Laurel CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | WKYT

    Deputies in Laurel County are trying to track down an armed man accused of trying to break into a woman's apartment. The Laurel County Sheriff's Office said a man with a handgun was beating on the back door of a woman's apartment.

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  19. McConnell, Grimes campaign in opposite ends of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | WKYT

    ... Mitch McConnell visited southeastern Kentucky on Monday. Congressman Hal Rogers joined him at Salem Tool in Laurel County to talk about coal and how McConnell is the best chance for changing the Senate and America. Jimmy Rose got thing started, ...

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  20. Kentucky Man Arrested For Meth With Kids HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... suspected meth residue, two baggies of marijuana and seven packs of Suboxone strips. He was being held in the Laurel County Correctional Center on $1,000 bond. Jail records do not list an attorney for Ehlers. WBKO.com is happy to provide a forum for ...

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