Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Sexual Assault Felony Arrest in Hardin County
Date of News Release: 08/14/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) -- On Saturday, August 13th, 2011, Kentucky State Police Post 04, Elizabethtown, received a complaint of a sexual assault that occurred in the early morning hours of this date in Hardin County. The victim of the assault is a thirteen year old female. As a result of the investigation, Kelly Charles Ferguson, a 35 year old male of Elizabethtown Kentucky, was arrested Saturday afternoon. Mr. Ferguson, a registered Kentucky Sex Offender, was charged by Kentucky State Police with Rape 1st, Sodomy 1st, and Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registry 1st. Mr. Ferguson was lodged in the Hardin County Detention. The investigation is being conducted by Detective Jeremy Mabe. Anyone with any knowledge or information concerning this investigation is encouraged to contact Kentucky State Police, Post 04 Elizabethtown, at (270) 766-5078.