Former State Trooper Indicted For Allegedly Beating, Biting Soldier

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An eastern Kentucky grand jury has indicted a former Kentucky State Police trooper accused of beating and biting a West Virginia National Guardsman.
Jared Alfrey, 28, of Belfry, faces a second-degree assault charge. Alfrey resigned in July, soon after National Guardsman Randall McCoy, of Williamson, W.Va., accused the trooper of driving him and his girlfriend to an abandoned mine in July and beating him after arresting the couple on a domestic violence call.
Alfrey, in the citations he wrote, said McCoy asked to move his
handcuffs to the front because of a back injury. While the handcuffs were off, McCoy grabbed the trooper before being cuffed again, Alfrey wrote.
Alfrey joined state police in December 2005.
His phone line was disconnected and he could not be reached for
comment Friday. It could not be immediately determined if he had an
attorney.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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  • by Wow Location: Richmond on Feb 1, 2008 at 11:21 PM
    REad about that when it happened. If it had been the other way around the man would be in jail till they sentence him to prison. Just proves that police are allowed to be facists and the politicians support their behaviour. The cop needs 20years in gen pop in a max security prison gettin raped by Bubba the pot dealer (who was harmless till he went in). Maybe then his coworkers would think twice before blurring the lines between law and facism.
  • by don Location: pikeville on Feb 1, 2008 at 06:32 PM
    I wish they would get rid of the rest of the bad ones from post nine
  • by Bart Location: Harrodsburg on Feb 1, 2008 at 02:58 PM
    This is yet another example of how the KSP has gone wild! You can do a simple news search for state trooper and see all kinds of malfeasance from wife beatings to sexual misconduct. It is high time that the USDOJ takes a close look at the KSP!
  • by Joey Location: Ky on Feb 1, 2008 at 10:24 AM
    Did he chew off four of his toes? Just wondering...
  • by Zatoichi Location: Richmond on Feb 1, 2008 at 10:03 AM
    At least he didn't chew his toes off.

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