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Kentucky State Police Charge Hopkinsville Man for Theft

Date of News Release: 2/12/2018

HOPKINSVILLE, KY (February 9, 2018) – In November of 2017 The Kentucky State Police Drug Enforcement / Special Investigations West Branch (DE/SI) received a complaint of a possible theft from The Christian County Juvenile Services Foundation. After an investigation Deputy Steve Tucker was indicted for Theft by Unlawful Taking over $10,000.00 and was arrested by Kentucky State Police Post 2 on February 9, 2018 on the Indictment Warrant obtained by Detective Dan Morck with KSP DE/SI West. He was lodged in the Christian County Jail and the investigation continues.

Steven Tucker previously served as a Deputy for the Christian County Sheriff’s Office. He resigned in early February from the department. Tucker’s role as the President of the Christian County Juvenile Services Foundation Inc. was not contractually connected to his role as a sheriff’s deputy. The investigation is ongoing by Det. Daniel Morck with the Kentucky State Police Special Investigations Section.