An Adair Co. man has been arrested on numerous charges including attempted rape after breaking into a Taylor Co. residence.
On Thursday, December 05, at 5:30 A.M. the Campbellsville Police Department received a complaint of a disturbance at 103 Vintage Lane. Once officers arrived on the scene, it was determined that 28 year old Joel C. Yarberry of Columbia had broken into the residence and was attempting to rape the resident.
Yarberry was arrested and charged with Burglary 2nd, Assault 4th (Domestic), Attempted Rape and Resisting Arrest. He was lodged in the Taylor County Detention Center.
Officer Daniel Forbis is the investigating officer.
Columbia Police Officer recognized for efforts to remove impaired drivers from our roadways.
On Dec. 2nd, 2013 CPD Ofc. Johnny Dial received a Governor’s Award for removing and prosecuting impaired drivers travelling on the roadways in Adair County. Officer’s who received the award from all across Kentucky travelled to the Marriott East in Louisville ,KY for a ceremony in appreciation for their efforts.
“ We are very proud of Officer Dial and his achievement, keeping impaired drivers off our city, county, and state roads has and always will be a priority for our department.” Chief Cross
Officer Dial was accompanied by Sgt. Jr Murphy for the ceremony.