The EPD Financial Crimes Unit believes that there is an unlicensed contractor working a series of home improvement fraud scams in the Vanderburgh County area. He was recently arrested in Henderson County but he is now out on bond.
He was a familiar name to Tri-State residents who watched him on their black-and-white TVs every Saturday night. Women swooned over 32 year-old country singer Curly Shelton. It was 1957 and he seemed to have the world by the tail. Then, he was dead. Fifty-four years later, Kentucky State Police are still hoping to find out who killed him.
Shelton, a notable musician and regular on the local TV show Hillside Hoedown and lived in Evansville, was beaten to death and left in his vehicle on December 4, 1957. Police located Shelton's body and h