According to public records, the charges against Hopkinsville City Councilwoman Ann Cherry are: Tampering with Public Records, which is a Class D Felony; Tampering with a Witness, which is a Class D Felony; and 2nd Degree Official Misconduct, which is a Class B Misdemeanor. Cherry is scheduled to be arraigned on August 29th in Christian Circuit Court
Reports to the News Edge indicate the charges could be related to a series of emails that were circulated by Cherry concerning several prowling incidents that occurred on the southside of Hopkinsville. Reports also indicate the indictment could involve the release of a video of the suspected prowler to a Nashville television station.
Cherry currently represents Ward 6 on the Hopkinsville City Council.