TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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A 19 Year Old Hickory, KY Man Charged with Sodomy 1st
Date of News Release: 05/17/2005
(Hickory, KY) - On 5-17-05 Investigators with the Kentucky State Police charged a 19 year-old Hickory, KY. man with sexually abusing a minor child. Detective George Bell charged Joshua M. Samples with 6 counts of Sodomy 1st, a Class A Felony and 2 counts of Sexual Abuse 2nd, a Class A Misdemeanor. The investigation revealed Samples victim was a child under 12 years old. He was lodged in the Graves County Jail. The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services assisted Kentucky State Police with the investigation. The investigation is continuing by Detective Bell.