KSP arrests Louisville lawyer indicted on felony charges

Published: Oct. 20, 2017 at 2:37 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 20, 2017 at 8:21 AM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville lawyer who was wanted on a felony warrant has turned himself into police.

Kentucky State Police said Danny Butler, 71, was indicted on two counts of theft by deception over $10,000 and less than $1,000,000.

KSP confirmed the charges stem from an investigation into Butler's private law practice.

The indictment came down from a Larue County grand jury on Monday.

KSP confirmed that Butler turned himself in at the Larue County Jail around 2 a.m. Friday after being on the run.

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