arrest3MADISONVILLE, Ky. (11/9/13) — Two Hopkins County men and a woman were charged for first-degree robbery when Madisonville Police tracked down the suspects after a watching surveillance videos.

According to a Madisonville Police Department report, a man entered the Big Springs Inn in Madisonville at about 2:51 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8 brandishing a small handgun and demanding money.

The victim of the robbery told MPD officers that the man left on foot headed west. After reviewing the security video, the suspect was seen getting into a black Buick Regal in the Walmart parking lot, the report said.

MPD officer J.L. Jones reported having stopped a vehicle earlier in the evening that matched the suspects' vehicle. Jones' and other MPD officers were able to put the information together.

About 30 minutes later, MPD stopped the vehicle and after an investigation arrested the suspects.

MPD charged Johnathon Franklin, 26, of Earlington, Cody Davis, 24, and Dana Stanley, 21, both of Madisonville, with robbery in the first degree.

A search warrant for the vehicle revealed further evidence, the report said.

According to the Hopkins County Jail website, Franklin is being held on a $5,000 cash bond; Stanley is being held on a $2,500 cash bond. Davis was not listed on the jail's website as of Nov. 8.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Officer Justin L. Jones, MPD

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

Most Read This Week

May 27, 2015 7085

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 5783

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 4037

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 27, 2015 3952

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 3364

Mandarin House Gearing Up to Open Soon

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11086

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 8363

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 29, 2015 1575

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 1195

KSP Seeks Public Help in Locating Wanted Man

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 1133

Two Hopkins Countians to Receive MERR Scholarships

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 1024

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 878

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 659

Blessing of the Bikes

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 534

NCM Motorsports Park Breaks Ground on Holley…

by National Corvette Museum
May 29, 2015 495

Market Commentary - May 29, 2015

by Randall L. Franklin
May 29, 2015 476

Boyd Advances to Eugene in Close Call at NCAA…

by UK Athletics