Mercer man held on forgery charges
HARRODSBURG - George W. Middleton, 30, of 4535 Lexington Road, is being held in the Boyle County Detention Center following his arrest by Harrodsburg police. Middleton was arrested at 11:10 a.m. Wednesday at the South College Street branch of State Bank and Trust Co. on two counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument and failure to register as a sex offender. He allegedly was attempting to cash a forged check at the bank, according to police.
CDs stolen from home
Danville police investigated a burglary at 6 a.m. Tuesday at 617 Old Shakertown Road. Victim Brandon Carter reported the theft of some CDs from his residence, and police said there were signs of forcible entry.
Police seek hit-and-run driver
HARRODSBURG - City police are seeking the driver of a 2000 or 2001 red Monte Carlo that was involved in a hit-and-run accident about noon Monday near the Opera House on South Main Street.