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Update to Marshall County Man Wanted on Sex Crimes

Date of News Release: 08/03/2006

This subject below was arrested 8/3/06 and lodged in the McCracken County Jail.


(BENTON, KY.) An image of James Richard Vaughn, click to enlargeKentucky State Police Detectives needs assistance in locating a Marshall County man wanted for sex crimes. In November 2004, detectives investigated a complaint whereby, James Richard Vaughn, 43 of Benton, allegedly sexually abused two females under 12 years-of-age. Vaughn, who has not been seen since November 2004, is wanted for two counts of Sodomy 1st Degree. He is described as 5'9", 245lbs and brown hair.

If you have seen James Richard Vaughn or have any information that may assist in his arrest, please contact Kentucky State Police Detective John Sims at (270) 856-3721 or 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).

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