, Corbin, KY

March 16, 2011

Local attorney linked to Hodge in extortion case

The Times-Tribune

CORBIN — Ronnie Wayne Reynolds, 54, a criminal defense attorney in Williamsburg, admitted to conspiring with former Whitley County sheriff, Lawrency Hodge, to exxtort money from his clients, according to a plea agreement filed with the federal court in Lexington today. At the hearing, Reynolds pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiracy to commit extortion.

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