Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Felony Assault Investigation and Arrest in Rowan County
Date of News Release: 02/20/2012
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On February 10, 2012, Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead received a call from St. Claire Medical Center reporting Chandler Maze was in the emergency room following an assault that occurred at the SAE Fraternity house. Mr. Maze was later admitted to UK Medical Center. On February 20, 2012, Trooper Brent Sparks presented his investigation to the Rowan County Grand Jury and following indictment, a warrant was issued for Casey Watson for Assault 2nd Degree. Mr. Watson was subsequently arrested and lodged in the Rowan County Detention Center. The case remains under investigation by Trooper Brent Sparks.