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Kentucky man arrested for threatening a judicial officer

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A Carter County man is under arrest tonight after the U.S. Marshal's office issues a warrant for his arrest. Billy Barker, 48, was arrested by Carter County Sheriff's office around 10 p.m. this evening.

According to Carter County Sheriff, who also worked on the case, Barker had outstanding warrants for threatening a judicial officer and drug trafficking. His arrest came as a result of tips received from the public.

He is currently being held at the Carter County Jail. No word on whether he faces any additional charges.