Dayton Jones

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A federal grand jury indicted Dayton Jones of Hopkinsville on a charge of producing child pornography. 

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A Hopkinsville man pardoned last year by former Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin is now facing federal child pornography charges. U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky Russell Coleman announced Tuesday, 24-year-old Dayton Jones has been arrested for one count of producing child sex abuse material. 

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Christian County Commonwealth’s Attorney Rick Boling will be absent from courtrooms following protests outside the Christian County Justice Center calling for his resignation.

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More than 20 protesters lined up in Hopkinsville on Monday to call for the resignation of their Commonwealth’s Attorney after he wrote a letter requesting the pardon of a sex offender.

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Christan County Commonwealth’s Attorney Rick Boling says a letter he wrote to former Governor Matt Bevin requesting the pardon of a convicted sex offender was ‘poorly written.’