Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Spencer County Man Arrested on Gun Charges
Date of News Release: 07/08/2011
(Post 12 Frankfort) -- On Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at 10:00 PM, the Kentucky State Police and the Spencer County Sheriff's Department executed an arrest warrant and a search warrant on Bloomfield Rd, in Taylorsville, KY. The Kentucky State Police investigation revealed that Tony D. Hilbert is a convicted felon possessing weapons. A total of 32 guns were seized from his residence, 26 long guns and 6 hand guns. Hilbert was arrested and lodged in the Shelby County Detention Center and charged with 26 counts of Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, 6 counts of Possession of Handgun By a Convicted Felon, 3 counts of Defacing a Firearm, Disorderly Conduct and Resisting Arrest.
This incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police Frankfort Post.