Deputy jailer arrested on official misconduct charge
BALLARD COUNTY, Ky. - Kentucky State Police arrested a Ballard County deputy jailer Saturday, charging him with official misconduct.
The misconduct charge against Tony Cantrell, 35, of Wickliffe, came after allegations from Cantrell's immediate supervisor, Ballard County Jailer Mike Horn.
After the arrest, Horn fired Cantrell.
Cantrell is housed in the McCracken County Jail. The investigation is ongoing.