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DECEMBER 7, 2015

William O. KingWilliam O. King, 56, of Lomansville, Kentucky, was arrested November 26, 2015, (Thanksgiving Day), at 1:00 A.M. by deputy Dwayne Bowen of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with: • WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE

 

Christy Lynn ThompsonChristy Lynn Thompson, 35, of Louisa, was arrested on November 27, 2015, at 4:51 P.M. by patrolman officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: • THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION SHOPLIFTING UNDER/$500.

 

Phillip T. MoorePhillip T. Moore, 32, of Ashland, Kentucky, turned himself in to the Lawrence County Court on November 27, 2015, at 1:19 P.M., to serve weekend jail time for: • CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

 

Nathaniel M PackNathaniel M Pack, 32, of Louisa, turned himself in to the Lawrence County Sheriff Department on November 27, 2015, at 5:40 P.M., to serve weekend jail time for: • CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

 

 


Nicholas A. GastNicholas A. Gast, 24, of Louisa, Kentucky, was arrested November 28, 2015, at 5:02 A.M. by a deputy of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with: • LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT-FAILURE TO RENDER AID OR ASSISTANCE, • OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE.

Eric HallEric Hall, 29, of Wayland, Kentucky, was arrested November 30, 2015, at 5:19 P.M. by deputy Mason Keefer of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with: • MENACING,
• CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3RD DEGREE.

 

Jimmie HallJimmie Hall, 66, of Wayland, Kentucky, was arrested November 30, 2015, at 5:18 P.M. by deputy Mason Keefer of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with:
• WANTON ENDANGERMENT-2ND DEGREE.

 

 

Alyssa L. RobertsAlyssa L. Roberts, 26, of Fort Gay, West Virginia was arrested on December 1, 2015, at 2:11 A.M. by patrolman officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: • OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE, • LICENSE TO BE IN POSSESSION, • NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, • FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD, • DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION.

 

 Roger D. WebbRoger D. Webb, 38, of Louisa, was arrested on December 1, 2015, at 2:15 A.M. by patrolman officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: • POSSESSION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFFENSE (METHAMPHETAMINE), • DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION.

 

 

 Allison D. FitzgeraldAlison D. Fitzgerald, 27, of Louisa, was arrested on December 2, 2015, at 2:31 P.M. by patrolman officer Jordan Miller of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: • THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION SHOPLIFTING UNDER/$500, • ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF LEGEND DRUG, • DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION.

 Elouise ScottElouise Scott, 32, of Louisa, was arrested on December 2, 2015, at 6:11 P.M. by patrolman officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: • SERVING TWO BENCH WARRANTS FOR COURT.


 

 

Helen DavisHelen Davis, 59, of Louisa, was arrested on December 2, 2015, at 2:46 A.M. by patrolman officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: • FAILURE TO ILLUMINATE HEAD LAMPS, • OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 2ND OFFENSE, • FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS, • NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, • FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD

 

Shelly TriplettShelley Triplett, 31, of Louisa, was arrested on December 2, 2015, at 12:17 A.M. by patrolman officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with:

• NO TAIL LAMPS,
• NO REGISTRATION PLATES, • DRIVING DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE - 2ND OFFENSE, • NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, • FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INSURANCE/SECURITY, 1ST OFFENSE • FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD, • REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED.

DECEMBER 6, 2015

Free dump days for December, 2015

The next free dump days have been been scheduled for Friday, December 18, and Saturday, December 19, 8:30-4:00, at the Lawrence County Garage. No household garbage.

Please call 606-638-4102 or 826-2958 for questions.

NOVEMBER 26 (THANKSGIVING DAY) 2015

BLAINE VFD, FORESTRY OFFICIALS BATTLE BLAZES

Blaine Fire Department received the reporting of three large fires along 5500 block area of Cains Creek Road in the Blaine area of Lawrence County

 

Three large brush fires totaling a several dozen acre area was reported early Wednesday evening through parts of Lawrence and Elliott counties.

Lawrence County Emergency Management reported that all three brush fire were fully contained and extinguished shortly before 7 P.M. Wednesday evening.According to the Lawrence County Emergency Management agency, just shortly after 2 P.M. the Blaine Fire Department received the reporting of three large fires along 5500 block area of Cains Creek Road in the Blaine area of Lawrence County, with the fires stretching into Elliott County.

The Blaine Fire Department began combating the triple fire scenes; shortly thereafter, the Kentucky Division of Forestry arrived on the scene to assist in suppressing the flames, along with Lawrence County Emergency Management.for further help.

Lawrence County Emergency Management reported that all three brush fire were fully contained and extinguished shortly before 7 P.M. Wednesday evening.

 

THE KY. DEPT. OF FORESTRY HAS DECLARED THE FIRE IS CONTAINED THANKSGIVING MORNING.

 

NOVEMBER 30, 2015

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Lawrence Co. Sheriff Garrett Roberts provided the following list of arrests:

Lincoln P. Nutter, 30, Louisa, KY, was arrested Nov. 12, on Rt. 23 at Torchlight, two miles south of Louisa, and charged with Leaving Scene of Accident, and Driving on DUI Suspended License.

According to the police report, Nutter was involved in a collision with a tractor trailer, and was located two miles south of the collision site by Sheriff Garrett Roberts. On contact with the subject, he advised he did have a collision with the truck and left the scene. Nutter was driving on suspended license due to a DUI charge. Sgt. Chuck Jackson was the arresting officer, and stated that he had knowledge of the defendant's previous charge of driving on DUI
Suspended, 1st offense. He was the case officer on that charge. No injuries were reported during the collision.

Terry M. Jarvis, 26, Naugatuck, WV, was arrested Nov. 17, one mile north of Louisa on Rt. 23, and charged with Speeding 17 MPH Over Speed Limit, Carless Driving, No Operators License, Drug Paraphernalia Possession.

According to the police report, Jarvis was observed traveling 72 MPH north bound on U.S. Rt. 23, in a 55 MPH zone. Subject was all over the road, crossing lines multiple times. Upon contact, he had no operators license. Upon searching the subject, Sgt. Steve Wilburn felt needles in his pocket, but when asked, Jarvis said he did not have needles. He was also charged with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree. Jarvis had a syringe in his pocket that had pill residue.

Roy Morris, 35, Huntington, WV, was arrested Nov. 17, one mile north of Louisa on Rt. 23, and charged with
Failure to Wear Seatbelt, No Registration Plates, No Registration Receipt, and Failure to Produce Insurance Card. Morris was served a bench warrant for court. Arresting officer, Mason Keefer.

Johnathan E. Lester, 26, Martha, KY, was arrested Nov. 21, inside the Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office and served an indictment on previous charges. Arresting officer, Mark Wheeler.

Misty Ann Borders, 34, Martha, KY, was arrested Nov. 21, inside the Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office and served an indictment on previous charges. Arresting officer, Mark Wheeler.

Allison D. Fitzgerald, 28, Louisa, KY, was arrested Nov. 21, on Raven Rock Road, eight miles north of Louisa, and charged with Domestic Violence and Abuse Duties of Law Enforcement Agency.

According to the police report, Deputy Mark Wheeler responded to the above location in reference to a domestic situation between Fitzgearld and her parents. The caller advised that Fitzgerald was yelling and threatening them and was out of control. Upon arrival, Wheeler observed scratches on Fitzgerald's mother's left arm. Fitzgerald was arrested for safety of all parties involved. Deputy felt situation would escalate, putting parties and children in danger. The scratches were made by Fitzgerald, but she said it was accidental. She did not give officer any trouble.

Jadee Ann Trimper, 52, Louisa, KY, was arrested Nov. 21, at Meades Branch, nine miles south of Louisa, and charged with Assault 4th Degree (Domestic Violence) Minor Injury.

According to the police report, Officer Dwayne Bowen was called to a residence on Meades Branch Road. The reporting person stated that that Jadee had got drunk and started hitting on him. He left the residence and went to his brother's to call law enforcement. His right eye was cut and he stated that she had done it because of a basketball game.

Donna Kaye Arthur, 41, Louisa, KY, was arrested Nov. 25, at Meades Branch, nine miles south of Louisa, and charged with Falsely Reporting an Incident, Failure to Surrender Operators License, and Operating Suspended/Revoked Operators License.

According to the police report, deputy Dwayne Bowen attempted to make a traffic stop on a blue 1997 Chevy vehicle in which Donna Arthur was a passenger near Greenbriar. The vehicle refused to stop, almost hitting cruiser as they were getting onto Rt. 32. They drove south on Rt. 23 to Meades Branch where the driver then bailed and Donna took off in the truck, then stopped at the intersection at Meades Branch and said Chad Johnson was operating the vehicle. A recorded statement from the vehicle owner stated her husband, James Arthur was driving the vehicler. Donna Arthur was in control of the motor vehicle when Bowen arrived on the scene. After running a status check on her WV license, it showed she was suspended from driving.

NOVEMBER 9, 2015

Sheriff's Report

Oct. 29  - Nov. 6, 2015

Lawrence County Sheriff Garrett Roberts released the following arrests:

Eric Tyler Ward, 25, Louisa, KY, was arrested Oct. 29 on Cottonwood Road, 5 miles north of Louisa, and charged with Driving on DUI Suspended License.  

According to the police report, Deputy Mack Wilhite responded to the Chapel Road area in reference to a suspicious vehicle in the area matching the description of the a Honda vehicle. When the officer arrived, he observed the vehicle on Five Forks Road and turn into Cottonwood Road.  Upon contact with the vehicle, Ward was operating vehicle on DUI suspended license.

James Roy Arthur, 44, Charleston, WV, was arrested Oct. 29 on Misty Lane, 9 miles south of Louisa, and served an arrest warrant for Assault 4th Degree in a prior case.  Arresting officer, Deputy Dwayne Bowen.

Lavonda S. Vanhorn, 51, Ulysses, KY, was arrested Nov. 3 on Old U.S Rt. 23, 13 miles south of Louisa, and charged with Receiving Stolen Property over $500 but less than  $10,000.   

According to the police report, Vanhorn was involved with disposing of moveable property, knowing it was stolen or having reason to believe that it had been stolen.  Arresting officer, Deputy Mack Wilhite.

Patricia Bowen, 39, Inez, KY, was arrested Nov. 3 on Newberry St, 19 miles south of Louisa, and charged with Receiving Stolen Property over $500 but under $10,000.  

According to the police report, Bowen was involved in disposing of property that was stolen or believed to be stolen.  In a separate citation, Bowen was charged with Theft by Deception Including Cold Checks under $500. Police report states that subject was involved with disposing of moveable property knowing it was stolen or having reason to believe it had been stolen.  Bowen was also charged with Theft by Unlawful Taking or Disposition Shoplifting.   Arresting officer, Deputy Mack Wilhite.

Thomas G. Dalton, 33, Louisa, KY, was arrested Nov. 3 at the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, and charged with Possession of Controlled Substance 2nd Degree.

According to the police report, Dalton turned himself in.  Arresting officer, Deputy Mack Whilhite. In a separate citation, Dalton was also charged with Drug Paraphernalia Buy/Possession and Disorderly Conduct 2nd Degree.  

Troy E. Miller, 31, Louisa, KY, was arrested on Rt. 2565 in the city limits of Louisa, and charged with Public Intoxication Controlled Substance.  

According to the police report, Miller was in a vehicle with an intoxicated driver, was unsteady on his feet and could barely hold his head up. He was manifestly under the influence, in a condition so that the officer was concerned for his safety if left alone.  Arresting officer, Deputy Dwayne Bowen.

Joe D. Hamilton, 52, Louisa, KY, was arrested Nov. 7, on Hwy 3 South, 1.6 miles south of Louisa and charged with Operating  Motor Vehicle Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs, Perscription Controlled Substance Not in Originial Container, Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, and Resisting Arrest.  

According to the police report, Deputy Mark Wheeler observed subject's vehicle traveling south on S Hwy 3, vehicle crossed into oncoming lane multiple times and continued weaving.  He traveled 3/4 mile while officer had emergency lights and siren activated.  Upon contact, subject was extremely lethargic, could hardly stand, and had a strong odor of alcoholic beverage on his person. Hamilton advised that he had drank several at a bar. He was unable to perform a standard sobriety test. During search, a 1/2 Watson 853 Schedule II was found in cellophane in subject's right shirt pocket. Once at TRMC, subject became non-compliant and had to be removed from cruiser to continue arrest and treatment.

Katelyn D. Miller, 27, Louisa, KY, was arrested Nov. 6 on Rt. 2565, .1 mile south of Louisa, and charged with Careless Driving, Operating Motor Vehicle Under Influence of Alcohol/Drugs or Aggravated Circumstance, and Operating on Suspended License.  

According to police report, Deputy Mason Keefer received a complaint that the above subject was intoxicated and driving.  Subject's vehicle was observed traveling north on 2565.  Vehicle was all over the road and crossing lines. Upon contact with Katelyn, officer stated she had red, glassy eyes and slurred speech.  She admitted to taking Perscription medication and smoking pot. KSP advised subject's license was suspended.