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KSP Arrests Hartford Man with Theft over $500

Date of News Release: 05/05/2016

(HARTFORD, KY) -- Kentucky State Police charged 36 year-old Kenneth R. Alford of Hartford with one count of Theft By Unlawful Taking (Over $500 and less than $10,000), which is a Felony charge.

The investigation began in October of 2015 when the Kentucky State Police was notified of a possible monetary discrepancy of an account Alford was presiding over. Alford, who was an Ohio County High School teacher, held president over the Ohio County Teachers Association. It is alleged that Alford unlawfully took an undetermined amount of monies from the association in 2012 through 2015.

The case was presented to the Ohio County Grand Jury which indicted Alford on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. He was arrested and charged on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by the Kentucky State Police and lodged in the Ohio County Detention Center in Hartford.

The investigation in on-going.