Madison County

3 plead not guilty in Madison man's death

Three people charged in the death of a Madison County man pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Boyle Circuit Court.

Jordan M. White, 24, of Danville was arrested Dec. 28 by Kentucky State Police on an indictment warrant charging him with reckless homicide and tampering with evidence.

Gina Priest, 31, and Melissa J. Luna, 28, both of Danville, also were charged Dec. 28, with tampering with evidence.

The three were charged in the death of Michael Begley Jr., 27, of Richmond, whose body was found Nov. 25 by the side of a Boyle County road. He had been strangled.

The three, who are being held in the Boyle County Detention Center in Danville, are scheduled to be back in court Feb. 7.