TFC Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 14, Ashland
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Post 14 Wanted Fugitive Captured
Date of News Release: 01/06/2012
(Ashland, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police have arrested a Carter County fugitive this evening around 1630 hours in Olive Hill, KY. Trooper Matt Ridener of the Kentucky State Police Post 14 located Jeffrey W. Roe, age 52, at his residence on Watkins Lane in Olive Hill, KY. Roe had been previously entered into NCIC as a wanted fugitive on charges of Sodomy 1st and Sexual Abuse 1st degree. The victim was under the age of 12 but no other details about the identity of the juvenile will be disclosed. Roe has been lodged in the Carter County Detention Center.
Trooper Jack Hedges is the investigating officer. He is assisted by Trooper Matt Ridener.