Three Arrested in Daviess County Extortion Case Wednesday

            Three people were arrested this (Wednesday) morning following an investigation started the day before by Kentucky State Police.
            Along with Owensboro Police, a meeting was set up to capture people alleged to have been involved in an extortion case.
            Using plain clothes detectives and undercover officers, the meeting resulted in the arrest of 42 year old Earnest A Carrico of Knottsville on a charge of theft by extortion over ten thousand dollars, along with 56 year old Michael J Dutshke of Greenville and 49 year old Lisa L Clark of Lewisport, each charged with conspiracy to commit theft by extortion over ten thousand dollars.