A Frankfort man was sentenced to five years each for two drug trafficking cases, while being arraigned for a pursuit with sheriff's deputies.
Four months after a Frankfort man pleaded guilty to the shooting death of Jared Banta, Franklin Circuit Court Judge Thomas Wingate sentenced him to a total of 25 years in prison for his part in the robbery and murder 3½ years ago.
Within the next 180 days, Thomas S. Banta will have to donate $5,000 to Women of the Well Ministry in Louisville at the orders of Franklin County Circuit Court Judge Thomas Wingate.
A video camera, nude photos of several women and various sex toys are just some of the evidence uncovered during an investigation of 70-year-old Thomas S. Banta.
A Frankfort teen originally charged as a juvenile in connection with a series of shootings over marijuana was sentenced Friday in Franklin County Circuit Court.
In August, Commonwealth’s Attorney Larry Cleveland predicted a former Frankfort police officer would be sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to stealing nearly $27,172 from the department.
A Midway man who pleaded guilty to driving a man accused of killing a 39-year-old Frankfort woman to the scene of the crime and helping to dispose of the murder weapon was sentenced Friday to five years of probation on the condition that he testifies in the case of the alleged gunman, Derek Garten.
A Michigan man who fled to Franklin County while wanted on a murder charge in his home state has been sentenced to three years in prison for crimes he committed while laying low.
A Frankfort man convicted of repeatedly sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl over the course of almost a year was sentenced Friday to the maximum punishment allowed by state law.