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Wednesday Jul 27 | via Grayson News Gazette
A traffic stop conducted by the Grayson County Sheriff's Office resulted in the felony arrest of a Leitchfield man on Tuesday evening, July 26. At approximately 7:32 p.m. on Tuesday, Grayson County Sheriff's Office Deputy Joey Beasley stopped a vehicle for expired tags near the intersection of Kentucky Highways 88 and 226, according to a GCSO news release. "Further investigation by Deputy Beasley revealed the presence of several grams of methamphetamine hidden in the console, along with some marijuana, hydrocodone pills, drug paraphernalia, scales, and over $1,000 in cash on the suspect," Grayson County Sheriff Norman Chaffins wrote in the release. Comment?
Monday Jul 18 | via Grayson News Gazette
A Leitchfield man was shot and killed after forcing his way into the residence of his ex-girlfriend on Saturday evening, July 16. At approximately 9:22 p.m. on Saturday, Grayson County Central Dispatch received a call from a female, whose identity has not been released by authorities, advising that her ex-boyfriend, Patrick Dewayne Decker, 43, of Leitchfield, had kicked in her front door and caused her to fire several gun shots at him when he entered her home, according to a press release from Grayson County Sheriff Norman Chaffins. Comment?
Sunday Jul 17 | via WDRB-TV Louisville
Police say one man is dead after forcing his way into the home of his ex-girlfriend on Saturday night. According to the Grayson County Sheriff's Department, dispatchers received a call on Saturday around 9:22 p.m. from a woman advising that her ex-boyfriend, 43-year-old Patrick Dewayne Decker of Leitchfield, "had busted in her front door and caused her to fire several shots at him when he entered her home." Comment?
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