McCracken County man, girlfriend arrested after altercation


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. - A McCracken County man and his girlfriend are in jail following a domestic dispute.

The McCracken County Sheriff's Department says 53-year-old George Sledd got into a physical altercation with his live-in girlfriend, 43-year-old Pamela Elliott. The incident occurred at a home on North Friendship Road.

Sledd told deputies he had smoked methamphetamine earlier that day. Deputies than found makeshift pipes containing methamphetamine. Sledd admitted to using the pipes.

Sledd was arrested and charged with Domestic Violence, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Elliott was also arrested on a warrant out of Hopkins County, Kentucky.