Tompkinsville en Monroe County Man Indicted in Shooting of Ex-Sheriff <p>A grand jury has indicted a southern Kentucky man in the death of a former sheriff in what <span class="inline_link">police</span> have called a possible revenge killing. The panel handed up the murder charge Thursday afternoon against 81-year-old Charles Hammer, who is accused of shooting the former Monroe County sheriff and former Tompkinsville police chief, 82-year-old Herbert "Sprocket" Proffitt. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 12:57:49 +0000 Associated Press 20604 at