Judge who will oversee Elston case is named
JACKSON, Tenn. — The circuit court clerk has confirmed which judge will preside over the case of a former Madison County deputy indicted earlier this month. Judge Kyle Adkins will oversee the case of retired Lt. Jerry Elston after fellow circuit court judge Don Allen recused himself due to previously having worked with the defendant. Elston was indicted Dec. 1 on 52 counts of prescription drug fraud and doctor shopping. His next hearing is scheduled for Feb. 9.