A grand jury indicted a former Laurel County Sheriff’s deputy on theft charges. 29 year old Brandon Broughton is charged with theft by unlawful taking of $10,000 or more. According to a press release from the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office, the indictment comes following an internal investigation after discrepancies were found on time sheets turned in by Broughton. He allegedly took more than $10,000 in compensation for time not accrued. This is said to have happened between January 2015 and May 2018. He was fired after the discrepancies were discovered and officials investigated.