Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Bootlegging Operation Discovered
Date of News Release: 05/10/2012
(Sandy Hook, KY) -- On Thursday May 10, 2012 Kentucky State Police Morehead Trooper Royce Collett received information of a possible bootlegger on Skaggs Flat Road in Elliott County. Trooper Collett along with the Elliott County Sheriff Jim Stephens made contact at the residence of Carlene Gilley. Upon investigation, approximately twenty cases of beer and eighty five half pints of liquor were discovered inside the residence. The evidence has been taken into custody. Mrs. Gilley has been charged with Illegal Possession of Alcohol in a Dry Territory, 1st Offense. The case remains under investigation by Trooper Royce Collett, Kentucky State Police Morehead.