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Police subdue man after confrontation

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By John Whitlock

An Owenton man was arrested after allegedly threatening to kill family members and several law-enforcement officers Dec. 3

Owenton Police Chief Terry Gentry and Owen County Sheriff’s Deputy Marvin Goodrich confronted Ura W. “Moochie” Wright, 58, about 1:40 p.m. outside a home on Davis Lake Road where Lanny Wright, Moochie Wright’s cousin, lives.

“He (Moochie) had been making threats against his cousins and the police all day,” Gentry said.


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