COLUMBIA, Ky. (WHAS11) – According to Kentucky State Police, Louisville attorney Danny Butler was arrested this morning after surrendering himself to the Larue County jail.
Investigators were looking for Butler in reference to a felony extradition authorization issued in conjunction with an indictment warrant given by the Larue County Grand Jury on Oct. 16, 2017.
The warrant charges Butler with two counts of theft by deception of more than $10,000 and less than $1,000,000: a class C felony. These charges are the result of an ongoing investigation into Butler's private law practice.
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