Perjury charges reinstated against KY jailer

Perjury charges reinstated against KY jailer

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - A former McCracken County jailer has been indicted for a second time on 16 counts of official misconduct.

According to KSP Det. Cory Hamby, former jailer Ben Green faces charges stemming from inmate complaints of mistreatment. The charges were first dismissed after court testimony but now are reinstated after a KSP investigation.

His former boss McCracken County jailer Tonya D. Ray was charged with perjury in December after false testimony in court.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2018 KFVS. All rights reserved.