Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Bell, Clay, Harlan, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne and Whitley County until 11 p.m. While the worst of the weather held off this afternoon, it looks like we will still see some strong storms later tonight, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. These storms will likely feature strong winds and hail, with heavy rain and an isolated tornado (mainly possible in the Cumberland Valley/I-75 corridor) being the secondary threats. Keep it locked here for the latest.
Three people face charges in a scheme that deputies say involved writing bad checks.
Police say that 55-year old Melissa Hill would make a list of items she wanted and then get Anthony Ayers and Linda Sizemore to buy the items by writing cold checks.
Right now, police say they know at least two stores were hit.
They found other items in Hill's home that they think may have been stolen.
Ayers and Sizemore are charged with theft by deception, writing cold checks, and forgery.
Hill is charged with receiving stolen property.