Barren County deputy jailer arrested for promoting contraband

BY DANIEL SUDDEATH [email protected] 3, 2019Avery Ward Avery Ward, 25, of Glasgow was arrested Friday morning by the Barren County Sheriff's Office. He's charged with first-degree promoting contraband. According to a news release, Detective Adam Bow arrested Ward following a complaint alleging that Ward had been taking contraband into the jail and giving it to …

Ky. county, corrections dispute jail inspection

    Published: December 24, 2012 The Associated Press GLASGOW, Ky. — The Kentucky Department of Corrections is standing by the conclusion of one if its employees after a county magistrate accused the person of writing a false inspection report about the Barren County Jail. Corrections spokeswoman Lisa Lamb told the Glasgow Daily Times ( …