Edmonson Voice Report:
A Brownsville man was arrested on Friday after a domestic incident resulted in multiple felonies, according to the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.
The Sheriff's Office stated that deputies were dispatched to the Kyrock community for a domestic disturbance on January 20, 2022, at approximately 4:08PM. Law enforcement said that contact was made with the victim of the domestic incident, who stated that Jeffrey C. Gillingham (31) of Brownsville, the man identified as the alleged abuser, had left the residence.
The Sheriff's Office stated that an active Emergency Protective Order between the victim and Gillingham was confirmed. The next day around 5PM, a traffic stop was conducted in connection with the prior domestic disturbance incident. Gillingham was identified as the driver and when he exited the vehicle, law enforcement detected the strong odor of marijuana emitting from his person and the vehicle, according to the Sheriff's Office. Deputies reportedly located suspected marijuana and suspected methamphetamine inside the vehicle.
Gillingham was arrested on sight and charged with:
Gillingham was lodged in Hart County Jail. The Sheriff's Office said the investigation is ongoing and further charges are pending.