TFC Corey King
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 16, Henderson
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Two Livermore Residents Were Arrested for Wanton Endangerment
Date of News Release: 09/12/2012
(Henderson, KY) -- On Wednesday, September 12, 2012, the Kentucky State Police charged 20 year old Jacob A. Johnson of Livermore and 21 year old Micah L. Griffith of Livermore with Unlawful Imprisonment-2nd degree (Class A Misdemeanor) two counts; Wanton Endangerment-1st degree (Class D Felony) two counts and Unlawful Transaction with a Minor-2nd degree (Class D Felony) two counts.
Troopers launched an investigation of Johnson and Griffith on July 9, 2012. This came after two juvenile victims reported that they were locked in a room and made to consume unknown substances. Both victims became ill resulting in them having to seek medical attention. The victims did make a full recovery.
Johnson and Griffith were arrested without incident and lodged at the Daviess County Detention Center in Owensboro.
The investigation in on-going.