TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Update to the Cumberland County Threat Complaint Investigation
Date of News Release: 11/30/07
(Columbia, KY) - The suspect in the Terroristic Threatening Case in Monroe Co has been apprehended in Kansas.
Twenty-five year old Jeremy Ray Blackburn, who had threatened Judge Steve Hurt's life yesterday, has been arrested in Great Bend, Kansas by the Police Department there around noon today on a traffic stop. Blackburn, who is from Tompkinsville, Ky, will be extradited back to Monroe Co where he will face charges of Terroristic Threatening 2nd degree, Intimidating a Judicial officer and Harassing Communications.