Ben Carlson
A carney who was working at the Lawrenceburg Horse Show and Fair is escorted into the sheriff’s office earlier tonight by a deputy United States Marshal after he was arrested at the fair on a charge of aggravated rape that allegedly occurred in Massachusetts.
Fair carney charged with rape

Federal marshals swooped into the Lawrenceburg Fair and Horse Show tonight and arrested a carnival worker wanted on a charge of aggravated rape.

The worker is identified as Sean Halper, 28, of Worcester, Massachusetts, where the alleged rape occurred.

Agents with the U.S. Marshal Fugitive Task Force, along with Det. Sgt. Bryan Taylor of the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office, made the arrest around 6 p.m. at the fair.

Taylor is a member of the Eastern District of Kentucky Fugitive Task Force.