Former Campbell County district judge charged with human trafficking

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – A former Campbell County District Judge has been charged with human trafficking, according to the Attorney General’s Office.

In addition to the human trafficking charge, 70-year old Timothy Nolan, of California, Kentucky, is also charged with first-degree unlawful transaction with a minor, a Class C felony; and third-degree unlawful transaction with a minor, a Class A misdemeanor, according to the AG’s office.

At his court appearance in Boone District Court on Friday, an ankle monitor was put on Nolan and he was ordered by a judge to have no contact with reported victims and family, in person, by telephone or electronic means, according to the Attorney General’s Office.

An arrest warrant was sought for Nolan April 20 by Campbell County Police Department for the reported crimes that occurred in August 2016, according to authorities.

Nolan is due back in court for a preliminary hearing on May 5, 2017, at 2:00 p.m.

The Attorney General’s Special Prosecution Division is handling the case. The division is responsible for assisting local prosecutors in complex or sensitive cases, as well as, handle cases in which local prosecutors recuse themselves.

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