In October 2019 Campbellsville Police, with the assistance of Child Protective Services, opened an investigation after receiving a call from Taylor Regional Hospital of possible child abuse. After a lengthy investigation, 26-year-old Robert Adkins and 21-year-old Ursula Adkins of Campbellsville were indicted by the Taylor County Grand Jury this past March. On Wednesday, May 20th both Robert and Ursula Adkins were arrested by the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office on the outstanding Grand Jury Indictment warrants.
Robert Adkins was charged with Criminal Abuse 1st degree (child 12 or under), Wanton Endangerment 1st degree, and Terroristic Threatening 3rd degree. Ursula Adkins was charged with: Criminal Abuse 1st degree (child 12 or under) and Wanton Endangerment 1st degree. Both were lodged in the Taylor County Detention Center.
Agencies Involved: Campbellsville Police Department
Investigating Officer: Det. Nelson Bishop