Both Crime Stoppers Fugitives of the week are in jail after a tip led to another arrest last night.
Arrested in the 400 block of East 18th Street just after 8pm was 23-year old Derrick Powell of Hopkinsville, with Powell charged with probation violation.
Powell is accused of not paying fines and of not appearing in court on burglary, drug, DUI, gun and fleeing from police charges. The anonymous tipster will receive a cash reward.
More entertainment has been added to Friday night’s agenda at the Elkton Harvest Fest.
Local R&B artist Andre Leavell will sing Friday night at 9 o’clock on the square. Friday night will also feature Dancing Under the Stars, as described by promoter Debra Sale.
Carnival rides get underway at 3pm at the old Elkton Die Cast property. Harvest Fest will continue Saturday with another big day on the square, weather permitting.
Clarksville Police have found the man they say is responsible for a bank robbery Tuesday afternoon.
Charged with aggravated robbery is 44-year old Troy Anthony Bobo of Lylewood Road, Clarksville. Photos from the robbery circulated through media from across Kentucky and Tennessee and Clarksville Police Officer Brian Coghill was able to look at the photo and identify the alleged robber as Bobo.
Officers surrounded Bobo’s home Wednesday night to execute a search warrant when the suspect reportedly jumped from a second story window in an attempt to get away. Police detained Bobo and he was taken to Gateway Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries.
He’ll be lodged in the Montgomery County Jail on 150-thousand dollars bond once he is medically cleared.
A local man was arrested on sexual abuse of a child charges yesterday.
Charged with two counts of first degree sexual abuse of a child under the age of 12 is 28-year old Matthew McCraw of Hopkinsville. Detective Scott Raup writes on the arrest card that McCraw allegedly touched a young girl sexually on two occasions over the summer.
McCraw was lodged in the Christian County Jail on 25-thousand dollars bond.
Hopkinsville Police arrested a city man yesterday accused of assaulting his daughter.
Arrested and charged with second degree assault and fourth degree assault was 34-year old Pedro Mulero, Jr. of Hopkinsville. Officer Raymond Davis writes that Mulero threw his daughter to the ground on September 30th and began hitting her on the face and head.
Mulero allegedly used his body weight to restrain the girl and pulled her hair. The victim reportedly had a black eye and bruising on other parts of her body. The girl sought medical treatment and was diagnosed with a concussion. Mulero’s wife was also injured in the attack.
Mulero was lodged in the Christian County Jail on 10-thousand dollars bond.