Our winter storm continues to dump heavy snow across central and eastern Kentucky. Look for our storm to taper off from northwest to southeast through the afternoon. One foot snow totals for several. Two foot snow totals for a few.
Winchester residents Anthony and Debra Poole were back in court today for a preliminary hearing. However, the judge ordered the hearing to be continued as on of their attorneys had a scheduling conflict.
The Poole's each face a second-degree arson charge related to a fire at their Winchester home on December 17th. Investigators believe the Poole's set the fire as a way to benefit from the generosity of community members following such events. Police say the Poole's were also involved in a house fire recently in West Virginia.
The Poole's have seven children who are currently being cared for by other family members.
Defense attorneys asked the judge for a reduction in the $20,000 cash bond currently in place for each of them. That request was denied and the Poole's remain in custody in the Clark County Detention Center.