ESTILL COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18)– Former Estill County Judge-Executive Wallace Taylor was arrested Thursday on a Franklin County indictment, KSP confirms.
KSP says that the arrest was the result of an ongoing investigation. He was arrested at 1:47 p.m. Thursday.
According to an arrest citation, he allegedly deposited two checks from the Fiscal Court into his personal account, totaling $25,100.
He is charged with abuse of public trust.
Taylor resigned at the end of last year as Judge-Executive.