Pappygate Update: Bardstown Principal cleared as person of interest

on 24/11/13 at 10:30 am

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imagesUpdate in Pappygate: Franklin County Sheriff Pat Melton tells BourbonBlog.com that Bardstown High School Principal Chris Pickett has been cleared as a person of interest in the theft of Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon.

Listen to BourbonBlog.com’s Tom Fischer new podcast interview above with Sheriff Melton in the podcast below which gives updates in the case.

Sheriff Melton says that more important update in the case will come at his office in a press coverage at 3:30 p.m., Monday Dec. 2, 2013.

Melton says investigators have interviewed over 100 individuals in the case, many of whom are employees of Buffalo Trace.

“We still have a few more interviews to go and we’re also re-interviewing some people. We feel like there is more information that needs to be gained from some individuals,” explains Melton.

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