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Criminal Investigation at Bourbon County Circuit Clerk's Office

By: Jermont Terry
By: Jermont Terry

Kentucky state police served a search warrant in Bourbon County today. They're looking into allegations of misconduct.

27 NEWSFIRST has learned the allegations center around the Bourbon County Circuit Clerk's office.

Circuit Clerk Sherry Rankin and with her Deputy Chief Assistant Whitney Jones are both suspended pending the outcome of the investigation.

We've learned state police retrieved computers from the officer and escorted Rankin out of the building.

State police would only say they received a complaint about the misconduct from within the office and acted.

Based on their investigation, charges may or may not be filed.


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