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Federal Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday November 03, 2019 ( 7 items )  

Air Force Academy Rifle Team Goes 3-1 in Home Matches, Cadet Fiori is Falcons' Top Finisher
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, Oct. 29 -- The U.S. Air Force Academy issued the following news: Finishing 3-1, Air Force started the season in fine fashion with home matches against the Universities of Kentucky and Nebraska and UTEP, Oct. 26-27. Following a weekend of matches, the Air Force rifle team will travel to West Point, N.Y., for the annual President's Trophy Matches against Army, Navy and the Coast Guard, Nov. 2. Saturday, in a quad match, the Falcons beat Nebraska, 4674-4636, and UTEP,  more

Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency: Marine Accounted for From Korean War (Fairchild, R.)
WASHINGTON, Oct. 28 -- The U.S. Department of Defense's Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency issued the following news release: The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Marine Corps Pfc. Ray P. Fairchild, 21, of Salyersville, Kentucky, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for July 29, 2019. (This identification was initially published Oct. 3, 2019.) In late 1950, Fairchild was a member of Company D, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division. He was k  more

Ky. U.S. Attorney: Louisville Man Who Shot at LMPD Officer Sentenced to Nearly 10 Years in Prison
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Nov. 1 -- The U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, Russell M. Coleman, issued the following news release: United States District Judge David J. Hale has sentenced Elijah Eubanks to 119 months in federal prison to run concurrent with Jefferson County Circuit Court Case No 18-CR-1201, and three years of supervised release for being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced United States Attorney Russell Coleman. "The United States Attorney's Office stands  more

Ky. U.S. Attorney: Magoffin County Nurse Sentenced to 24 Months for Tampering With Hospital Medication
PIKEVILLE, Kentucky, Oct. 30 -- The U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky, Robert M. Duncan Jr., issued the following news release: A Salyersville, Kentucky, woman, Kelsie Spencer, 25, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison by United States District Judge Robert Wier on Tuesday, following her conviction for tampering with a controlled substance. According to Spencer's plea agreement, while working as a nurse at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center, she removed vials of buto  more

Ky. U.S. Attorney: Three LMPD Officers Charged in Overtime Case Plead Guilty and Agree to Pay $170,000 in Restitution
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Oct. 28 -- The U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, Russell M. Coleman, issued the following news release: Three Louisville Metropolitan Police Department (LMPD) officers charged with wire fraud for their part in a scheme to defraud the Commonwealth of Kentucky, the federal government, and their own department have pleaded guilty in federal court today. "This is a sad day but there is no gray here. These officers lied and stole to increase their paychecks   more

Rural Development to Help Improve Electric Service for Over 1 Million in Kentucky
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Nov. 1 -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Rural Development - Kentucky office issued the following news release: U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development Kentucky State Director Hilda Legg today announced the USDA is investing over $313.4 million to help build and improve rural electric infrastructure in Kentucky. "Big Rivers Electric Corporation and East Kentucky Power Cooperative should be commended for their dedication to their customers," said Legg. "As it  more

U.S. Air Force Airmen and Aircraft Deploy to Italy for Mangusta 19
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany, Oct. 29 -- The U.S. Air Forces in Europe issued the following news: C-130 Hercules aircraft and Airmen from the 123d Airlift Wing, Kentucky Air National Guard, are at Pisa Air Base, Italy, to participate in the Italian bi-lateral exercise Mangusta 19. Airmen will provide airlift for U.S. and Italian air drop operations, promoting interoperability and assuring allies of U.S. commitment to NATO collective defense. Participation in Mangusta 19 strengthens the strategi  more