Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Ohio County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Weekend Home Invasion

investigation 300OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (7/23/13) – On Saturday, July 20, at about 11:30 p.m. an unknown white male wearing a “hoodie” sweatshirt allegedly broke into a home on Taylor Mine Rd. in McHenry. Authorities in Ohio County said the perpetrator allegedly broke out a rear window and entered the residence through the back door. It is believed the person took a knife from the kitchen area, went upstairs, and stole some pills. A person watching the residence while the owner was out of town heard something and thought it was the owner of the home returning early. The victim went to check and was attacked by the unknown burglar. The perpetrator allegedly swung the knife and punched the victim. The victim recovered a firearm from the house and fired at the suspect causing him to run and exit the house through the back door.

A K-9 unit with the Ohio County Sheriff’s Office tracked the suspect to the front of the house where it is believed he left in a vehicle. A search of the area did not locate the suspect at that time.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please call Sheriff David Thompson or his office at 270-298-4444.

SurfKY News
Information provided by David Thompson

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

button coupons
button classifieds

In Other News...

Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (11/24/14) — The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following arrest reports Monday,… Read More

Tip Leads to Discovery of Drugs in Fake Batteries

PADUCAH, Ky. (11/24/14) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, two people were arrested after a tip led… Read More

Most Read This Week

November 21, 2014 6654

Man Accused of Assaulting Coach During Basketball…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
November 22, 2014 4335

One Injured in Two Vehicle Collision in Greenville

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Miria Thomas
November 21, 2014 4062

Crashing Dump Trucks in Work Zone Cause Pennyrile…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Trooper Stu Recke
November 19, 2014 4019

Is Bankruptcy Your Best Option?

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News
November 19, 2014 3776

Two Killed When Vehicle Becomes Airborne, Strikes…

in Local (Owensboro) Top News by Daviess County Sheriff's Office
November 21, 2014 3323

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed Down

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
November 19, 2014 3223

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision on South…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Gwen Smith
November 21, 2014 3109

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Nov. 21, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
November 21, 2014 2700

Swimming and Diving Closes Fall Season at Ohio…

in General Sports For All Sites by UK Athletics
November 20, 2014 2539

Local Church Prepares for 'Return to Bethlehem'

in Video by Gary Gates, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Today

November 24, 2014 2445

Two Charged for Possession of Meth After…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by MCSO/PIO Alex Piper
November 24, 2014 2242

Madisonville Police Charge Woman with Terroristic…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
November 25, 2014 1939

Madisonville Man Charged for Selling Cocaine

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
November 24, 2014 1708

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Sheila Hopper
November 25, 2014 1659

Call for Help Results in Arrest for Possession of…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
November 24, 2014 1638

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Nov. 24, 2014

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
November 24, 2014 1458

Mustang Bass Team Chosen for Next Season

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
November 24, 2014 1433

Salon G in Business of Making Women Beautiful for…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
November 24, 2014 1284

Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Melissa Heflin
November 24, 2014 1193

Santa and Mrs. Claus Coming to Thistle Cottage

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc.
Corporate Office & Studio
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431
270.452.2727 (phone)
  •  270.452.2249 (fax)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social fbsocial twsocial yt
social gpsocial flrsocial rss