Carroll County sheriff arrested

Published: Mar. 22, 2017 at 8:26 PM EDT|Updated: Mar. 23, 2017 at 12:28 AM EDT
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CARROLLTON, KY (WAVE) - Kentucky State Police have arrested the sheriff of Carroll County.

Jamie Kinman is charged with two counts of burglary and two counts of theft of a controlled substance. The arrest was made by the KSP Drug Enforcement/Special Investigations unit.

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Kinman entered a rehab program on Feb. 27 but retained his position as sheriff. He named  Chief Deputy Rodney Hawkins to serve as interim sheriff and handle day to day operations.

KSP says the investigation is ongoing.

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