Former Simpsonville officer sentenced to 12 years in prison

Former Simpsonville officer sentenced to 12 years in prison

SIMPSONVILLE, KY (WAVE) -  A former Simpsonville Police Officer faces over a decade in prison after he was accused of stealing from the department.

Terry Putnam a combined 12-year sentence for theft of weapons and controlled substances, criminal mischief, tampering with evidence, and official misconduct.

Putnam originally denied the charges but later plead guilty.

Putnam was also ordered to pay restitution.

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