Woman charged in Madisonville murder case transferred to Henderson Co. Jail

Woman booked on murder charge in Henderson Co. Jail

HENDERSON CO., Ky. (WFIE) - A woman facing a murder charge in Hopkins County was booked into jail in Henderson.

56-year-old Kimberly Cunningham, of Greenville, Ky., was booked Tuesday night, according to the Henderson Co. Jail website.

Kimberly Cunningham, 56.
Kimberly Cunningham, 56. (Source: Henderson Co. Detention Center)

In 2018, Cunningham was arrested in a murder case in Madisonville.

77-year-old Moyar Pleasant was found shot to death in his home in 2016. Cunningham was later indicted for murder by a Hopkins County grand jury. She pleaded not guilty to Pleasant’s murder.

Cunningham’s attorney tells us she was transferred from the Hopkins Co. Detention Center to Henderson to be held.

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