Commonwealth v. Michael Lashawn Brown

Commonwealth v. Michael Lashawn Brown

Commonwealth v. Michael Lashawn Brown Pulaski County Circuit Court Record Nos. 14.138, 14.139, 14.140 Case tried to a Jury by Travis H. Epes, Jr.   Two Aggravated Sexual Batteries, Contributing to Delinquency of a Minor; Serving 41 years Michael Lashawn Brown married a lady that had two daughters by a previous marriage. They lived in …

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Commonwealth v. Christopher Lee Bishop

Christopher Bishop

Commonwealth v. Christopher Lee Bishop Pulaski County Circuit Court Record Nos. 12.1186, 12.1187, 12.1188 and 12.1189 Cases handled by Justin L. Griffith   Rape, Malicious Wounding and Strangulation; Serving 18 Years Christopher Bishop met his victim walking home from a party in downtown Pulaski. As they made small talk, he asked her where she lived. …

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Commonwealth v. James Edward McPeak

James McPeak

Commonwealth v. James Edward McPeak Pulaski County Circuit Court Case No. 12.708 Tried to a Jury by K. Mike Fleenor, Jr.   Aggravated Sexual Battery, Serving 20 Years James Edward McPeak befriended a woman and her 12 year old daughter. They had been evicted from their home and McPeak took them in. Although at first …

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Commonwealth v. Alvin Lyman Tawney

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Commonwealth v. Alvin Lyman Tawney Pulaski County Circuit Court Case Numbers CR99-845, CR99-846, CR99-847, CR99-871and CR00-726, CR00-1046, CR00-1048 Cases Presented by K. Mike Fleenor, Jr.   Multiple Sex Crimes, Serving 66 years.   Alvin Lyman Tawney, despite his relatively young age of 20, was one of the most dangerous sexual predators in recent Pulaski County …

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Commonwealth v. Richard Keith Smith

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Commonwealth v. Richard Keith Smith Pulaski County Circuit Court Case Numbers CR05-1655 through CR05-1662 and CR06-09 through CR06-13 Case handled by K. Mike Fleenor, Jr.   Multiple Sex Crimes, Serving 44 years   Richard Keith Smith came to the attention of law enforcement from a tip by Operation Blue Ridge Thunder, a law enforcement entity …

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Commonwealth v. Kenneth Dale Ratcliffe

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Commonwealth v. Kenneth Dale Ratcliffe Pulaski County Circuit Court Case Numbers CR04-899, CR04-900, and CR04-901 Case Handled by K. Mike Fleenor, Jr.   Multiple Sex Crimes, Serving 30 years   Kenneth Ratcliffe led a rather simple and secretive life in a rural section of Pulaski County.  When a 4 year old female made some unusual …

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Commonwealth v. James Ferlon Clark

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Commonwealth v. James Ferlon Clark Pulaski County Circuit Court Case Numbers CR07-380, CR07-383, CR07-386, CR07-387, CR07-453, CR07-455, and CR07-456 Tried to Jury by K. Mike Fleenor, Jr.   Multiple Sex Crimes, Use of a Firearm, Kidnapping; Serving 320 years   In one of the strangest and most brutal sex crimes in Pulaski County history, James …

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