Man gets six months for cursing during court

April 21, 2014
Man gets six months for cursing during court

It wasn’t the charges he was in court on that got a Barbourville man in trouble, it was what he said as he walked away.

Billy Wayne Price, 24, was being video arraigned Thursday in Knox District Court on charges of public intoxication and menacing when before District Judge John Chappell.

After entering a not guilty plea on Price’s behalf, Chappell said, “I’m seeing four pending cases all with failure to appear.”

“I was in here last week and done them,” Price said, at which time Chappell set a $500 cash bond and court MCR mandated drug testing for Price.  The content you are trying to view is available only to subscribers. Please log-in or go to Register to subscribe today!

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