Charges dismissed against school board member

Charges against a member of the Perry County Board of Education have been dismissed.

James Ritchie was charged with fourth degree assault last year after former Vicco Mayor Harry Ward filed a complaint alleging the board member assaulted him at Vicco Days.

The Hazard Herald reports charges were dropped on the condition that Ritchie take no action to file charges against Ward.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WYMT CONTACT INFO 199 Black Gold Blvd. Hazard, KY 41701 606-436-5757 - switchboard 606-439-9968 - newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 151607845 - wkyt.com/a?a=151607845