Sheriff Rick Thompson stated that the US Marshals Cuffed Task Force arrested Ance Marcum today near Fallsburg, KY. Sheriff Thompson stated that Ance was found hiding in a closet and complied with commands.
Ance Marcum was wanted for Involuntary Man Slaughter, Negligent Homicide, and Leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death that occurred in Genoa Sunday May 26th. Jesse Dingess, 63, of Genoa, was killed in the hit and run on WV RT 152.
Sheriff Thompson appreciates all the tips the Sheriff’s Office has received from the public and the assistance of the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department (KY). Sheriff Thompson also stated he appreciates the hard work of the U.S. Marshals Cuffed Task Force and the deputies that investigated the case.