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Grayson County Detention Center Deputy Jailer Arrested

Date of News Release: 10/10/2011

(Elizabethtown, Ky.) - At approximately 1200 pm John T. Young, a deputy jailer at the Grayson County Detention Center was arrested at his home in Millwood, KY. He was charged with Promoting Contraband 2nd Degree and lodged in the Grayson County Detention Center. The charges stemmed from a joint investigation between Post 4 Detective Kevin Henderson, KSP's Special Investigations West Division and the ATF. Young is accused of bringing contraband into the jail and selling it to the inmates. The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are possible. The initial complaint was reported by the Grayson County Detention Center staff.

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