Brittany Wise Reporter
December 13, 2013
William Brooks, 49, of Moore Road in Leitchfield, was indicted in Grayson Circuit Court for numerous drug and other charges.
Brooks is accused of manufacturing methamphetamine, second offense; possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) in the first degree; possession of drug paraphernalia; trafficking in marijuana (between eight ounces and five pounds); three counts of assault in the third degree of a police officer; resisting arrest; possession of a firearm by a convicted felon; and being a persistent felony offender in the first degree.
Brooks’ charges stem from a late September or early October incident during which he is accused of assaulting Deputy Brian Starnes, Special Deputy Dave Colston, and Deputy Buck Meredith as he was being arrested on drug charges.
Brooks also allegedly refused to comply with officers’ orders.
A $25,000 cash bond was set for Brooks.
30-year-old Kevin Henning, of Hardinsburg, was also indicted on charges of theft by failure to make required disposition of property valued at $500 or more, but less than $10,000; and being a persistent felony offender in the second degree.
Court documents allege that Henning went to Lowes Concrete and MidSouth Lumber and obtained materials by using the name of another person, Kevin Russell, between May 7 and May 25.
The Commonwealth recommended Henning be held on a $10,000 cash bond.
Two men were indicted for not paying child support, including Brent A. Kimball, 42, of Cincinatus, NY.
Kimball was indicted for flagrant non-support, and is accused of “persistently failing to provide child support” for his 10-year-old child.
Kimball allegedly owed $14,044.14 in back child support as of October 31, 2013. His bond was set at $10,000 cash and is non-refundable to the extent of the child support arrearage. He is also ordered to continue paying child support as ordered monthly.
Benjamin E. Brown,. 42, of Cherry Street in Caneyville, was also indicted for flagrant non-support. Brown is accused of persistently failing to provide child support for his minor child, and accumulating an arrearage of $42,736.99 as of October 31, 2013.
The Commonwealth set Brown’s bond at $40,000 cash, which is non-refundable. He is also ordered to continue paying current child support as ordered.