Jeffery John Kotarek http://wkms.org en Jury Convicts Man in Western Kentucky Pedestrian Death http://wkms.org/post/jury-convicts-man-western-kentucky-pedestrian-death <p>AP Report...</p><p>A jury has convicted a 47-year-old Daviess County man of reckless homicide in the hit-and-run death of a teenager two years ago.&nbsp; The circuit court jury also found Jeffery John Kotarek guilty of leaving the scene of an accident and tampering with physical evidence.&nbsp; The jury recommended Monday Kotarek serve five years on each count with the sentences to run consecutively for a total of 15 years.&nbsp; The case stems from the March 2010 death of 13-year-old Madalynn Matlock, who was hit four days earlier as she walked along Old Kentucky 54 near Philpot.</p> Tue, 28 Feb 2012 14:48:31 +0000 Gary Pitts 17073 at http://wkms.org