Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Letcher County Father Charged With Manslaughter

{Jenkins, Kentucky}...Robert Sturgill is charged with manslaughter, wanton endangerment and DUI after police say he took three juveniles, two of them toddlers, on an ATV that flipped backwards while going up a steep hill in Jenkins Sunday night, resulting in the death of 2 year old Alicia Sturgill. Police suspect Sturgill was drunk. He pleaded not guilty Monday and is being held at the Letcher County Detention Center on a $500,000 bond. Police say Sturgill previously had his license suspended for DUI.