Date of News Release: 05/13/2017
Hartford, KY. (May 13, 2017) – A week long investigation lead to the arrest of 51 year old Jacob C Berry of Hartford, KY. Kentucky State Police began an investigation after receiving information that Berry was using Facebook, a social media site while being on the Kentucky Sex Offender registry list. Troopers were able to locate Berry at the Cadillac Motel in Owensboro, KY. Berry was arrested without incident on a charge of Failure Comply with Sex Offender Registry 1st and lodged in the Ohio County Detention Center. The investigation is still on going by Trooper Adam Wright.
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