Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
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Burglary Arrest in Leslie County, KY
Date of News Release: 01/16/05
(Hazard, KY) - On 1-21-2005 Trooper Jeremy Lee from the Hazard Post made a traffic stop on Amy Griffith in Leslie County and located several stolen items in her possession.
After a further investigation 26-year-old Christopher Allen Gamble of Happy, KY was arrested and charged with burglary.
After the arrest of Christopher Gamble and Amy Griffith the Kentucky State Police searched a residence in Knott County and recovered several guns, electronic equipment, a moonshine still, and 78 half gallons of moonshine.
The items recovered were valued at several thousand dollars. Trooper Bruce Kelley is investigating the case involving the items in Knott County.
This case will be presented to a Knott County Grand Jury and charges are pending.