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MARCH 31, 2015

 

by WADE QUEEN

4 arrested in drug bust by city police during midnight traffic stop between courthouse and middle school.

Leonard brandon RiceLeonard Brandon Rice, 29, of Louisa, was arrested on March 24, 2015 at 8:52 P.M. by patrol officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: NO REGISTRATION PLATES; FAILURE OF NON-OWNER OPERATOR TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INSURANCE/SECURITY, 1ST OFFENSE; DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSSION; POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA; POSSESSION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 1ST DEGREE 1ST OFFENSE (DRUG UNSPECIFIED).

 

Lora A. Clerihew

 

Lora A. Clerihew, 52, of Fort Gay West Virginia, was arrested on March 25, 2015 at 7:57 P.M. by patrol officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE); SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

 

Roger BlackburnRoger Blackburn, 21, of Louisa, was arrested on March 26, 2015 at 9:23 P.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with:FAILURE TO OR IMPROPER SIGNAL; NO REGISTRATION PLATES; NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT; FAILURE OF NON-OWNER OPERATOR TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INSURANCE/SECURITY, 1ST OFFENSE; OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE; CARRYING A CONCEALED WEAPON.

 

Tony J Moore

 

Tony J. Moore, 40, of Louisa, was arrested on March 26, 2015 at 10:51 P.M. by deputy Mason Keefer of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office and was charged with: POSSESSION OF FIREARM BY CONVICTED FELON.

 

 

Jessee caudillJesse F. Caudill, 31, of Louisa, was arrested on March 26, 2015 at 10:48 P.M. by deputy Chuck Jackson of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING/DISPOSITION-SHOPLIFTING (FELONY).

 

 

 

frank d spearsFrank D. Spears, 30, of Louisa, taken into custody by the Lawrence County Court on March 27 at 12:43 P.M.  and was charged with: CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER

 

 

 

kennth Ray PressleyKenneth Ray Presley, 46, of Louisa, was arrested on March 27, 2015 at 12:55 A.M. by patrol officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: POSSESSION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE, 2ND DEGREE - DRUG UNSPECIFIED.

 

 

 

Leslie Scott Triplett

 

Leslie Scott Triplett, 40, of Louisa,was arrested on March 27, 2015 at 12:55 P.M. by deputy Chuck Jackson of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office,and was charged with: SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

 

Ronnie B. Shannon

 

Ronnie B. Shannon, 19, of Louisa, was arrested on March 27, 2015 at 12:32 A.M. by patrol officer Jordan Miller of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: TRAFFICKING CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WITHIN 1,000 FEET OF SCHOOL; NO REGISTRATION PLATES; NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT; REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED; POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA; SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

Travis Harmon

 

Travis Harmon, 19, of Sitka, Kentucky,was arrested on March 27, 2015 at 12:44 A.M. by patrol officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: TRAFFICKING CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WITHIN 1,000 FEET OF SCHOOLDRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION.

 

Wayne A. Reynolds

 

Wayne A. Reynolds, 22, of Louisa,was arrested on March 27, 2015 at 12:39 A.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: TRAFFICKING CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE WITHIN 1,000 FEET OF SCHOOLDRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION.

 

Mark R. Ellis

 

Mark R. Ellis, 51, of Louisa, turned himself in on March 27, 2015 at 5:56 P.M. to the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

 

 

Dewey Ramey

 

Dewey Danial Ramey, 48, of Blaine, Kentucky, was arrested on March 28, 2015 at 2:48 A.M. by trooper Patrick Hamilton of the Kentucky State Police, and was charged with: OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE.

 

 

william O. Kennedy

 

William O. Kennedy, 48, of Webbville, Kentucky, was arrested on March 29, 2015 at 11:21 P.M. by deputy Chuck Jackson of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (DOMESTIC VIOLENCE) MINOR INJURY.

MARCH 31, 2015

 

 

CIVIL Suits

filed-3-30-2015

15-CI-00039 CHRISTY COOPER VS. MICHAEL COOPER TEMPORARY MAINTENANCE

15-CI-00040 RACHEL MAYNARD VS. LOWELL MAYNARD CUSTODY AND SUPPORT

15-CI-00042 WILLIAM COLVIN VS. KRYSTYNA COLVIN DIVORCE 

15-CI-00043 STEPHANIE PREECE VS. STEVEN HOWARD CUSTODY AND SUPPORT

15-CI-00044 KENDALL THOMPSON VS. SAVANNAH THOMPSON DIVORCE CUSTODY AGREEMENT

15-CI-00045 ROGER WHALEN VS. BETTY WHALEN DIVORCE

15-CI-00046 NLACY CROTHERS VS. DAVID RILEY CHILD AND MEDICAL SUPPORT

15-CI-00047 REBECCA BENNETT VS. WILLIAM BENNETT CHILD AND MEDICAL SUPPORT

15-CI-00048 ROBERT POWERS VS. RACHEL GAUTSCHI TEMPORARY CUSTODY

15-CI-00049 TRACY KINSER VS. CAROLYN STALVEY FAMILY

15-CI-00050 ALENNA WATTS VS. CURT EDENS PERSONAL INJURY

15-CI-00051 PHILIP REYNOLDS VS. FRANKIE STRUNK CONTRACT

15-CI-00053 ANGELA FUGITT VS. ROCKY HICKS DIVORCE

15-CI-00054 JOE ARNETT VS. WENDELL SPERRY PERSONAL INJURY

15-CI-00055 JANET KIMBLE VS. CARLOS HAMMOND DIVORCE

15-CI-00056 SOUTHWEST STAGE FUNDING VS. LARRY BELLOMY FORECLOSURE

15-CI-00057 BRANDI MOORE VS. DANIEL WARD CUSTODY

15-CI-00058 TD AUTO FINANCE VS. ARDYS BARNETT CONTRACT

15-CI-00059 SUSAN MOORE VS. WILLIAM SPENCER CHILD AND MEDICAL SUPPORT

15-CI-00060 KELLEY ATKINS VS. JOSEPH ATKINS CHILD AND MEDICAL SUPPORT

15-CI-00061 SUSAN MOORE VS. JESSICA SPENCER CHILD AND MEDICAL SUPPORT

15-CI-00062 MEGAN ROBERTSON VS. JASON NEAR CHILD AND MEDICAL SUPPORT

15-CI-00063 PHILLIP REYNOLDS VS. JOSEPH BIDINGER CONTRACT

15-CI-00064 HOSPITAL OF LOUISA VS. VICTOR MINIX CONTRACT

15-CI-00065 DICOVER BANK VS. VIRGINIA OPELL CONTRACT

15-CI-00066 JESSICA FIELDS VS. JOHN FIELDS CUSTODY

 

DEEDS

DAVID AND FREIDA HAYNER TO DEBBIE KING FOR THE SUM OF $38,000 A CERTAIN TRACT OF LAND IN BLAINE OF LAWRENCE COUNTY CONTAINING 10 ACRES MORE OR LESS AND A SECOND TRACT OF LAND IN BLAINE BEING ONE HALF ACRE MORE OR LESS.

STONEY AND LISA HARPER TO TIMOTHY CANTRELL FOR THE SUM OF $2800 A CERTAIN TRACT OF LAND BEING LOT NO. 72 OF THE PREECE ADDITION NEAR LOUISA.

MICAH AND STEPHANIE HARPER TO TIMOTHY CANTRELL FOR THE SUM OF $3000 A CERTAIN TRACT OF LAND BEING LOT NO. 73 OF THE PREECE ADDITION NEAR LOUISA.

JEREMY AND LESLIE BLEVINS TO GLEN AND KIMBERLY BURCHETT FOR THE SUM OF $88000 REAL ESTATE IN LAWRENCE COUNTY ON LOCK AVE.

 

MARRIAGE LICENSE

MORGAN WILLETT, 24, OF LOUISA TO NICHOLAS DOWNEY, 29, HENDERSON, KY

AMANDA WILLIAMSON, 22, TO DANIEL MCGUIRE, 24, BOTH OF GENOA, WV

MARCH 23, 2015

by WADE QUEEN

James A. Mollett

 

James A. Mollett, 34, of Louisa, was arrested on March 16, 2015 at 11:18 A.M. by chief deputy Mark Wheeler of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with: SEXUAL ABUSE, 1ST DEGREE, VICTIM UNDER/12 YEARS OF AGE.

 

Cassandra Robertson Arthur

 

Cassandra Robertson/Arthur, 45, of Louisa,was arrested on March 17, 2015 at 11:01 A.M. by chief deputy Mark Wheeler of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with: SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

 

 

James Ramsey

 

James Ramsey, 45, of Louisa,was arrested on March 17, 2015 at 11:26 A.M. by chief deputy Mark Wheeler of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with: SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

 

 

Suzanna K. Moore

 

Suzanna K. Moore, 27, of Lomansville, Kentucky, turned herself in March 17, 2015 at 3:03 P.M. to the Lawrence County Court and was charged with:CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

 

Brian Chapman

 

Brian Chapman, 24 of Ulysses, Kentucky, was arrested on March 18, 2015 at 2:21 P.M by Billy Slone of the Kentucky Department of Corrections Division of Probation and Parole, and was charged with: PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR MISDEMEANOR OFFENSE).

 

 

john s Ritchie

 

John S. Richie, 51, of Louisa, was arrested on March 18, 2015 at 1:20 P.M. by Louisa Police Chief Greg Fuggitt, and charged with: OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 2ND OFFENSE; DRIVING ON DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE -1ST OFFENSE

 

 

joseph Marcum

 

Joseph Kevin Marcum, 38, of Louisa,was arrested on March 18, 2015 at 10:55 P.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

 

 

Wendy S. Jude

 

Wendy S. Jude, 28. of Louisa,was arrested on March 18, 2015 at 10:43 P.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with:REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED; FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD; OPERATING ON SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATORS LICENSE.

 

 

Elouise Scott

 

Elouise Scott, 31. of Louisa, was arrested on March 19, 2015 at 7:32 A.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: PUBLIC INTOXICATION-CONTROLLED SUB(EXCLUDES ALCOHOL); DISORDERLY CONDUCT, 2ND DEGREE; FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 2ND DEGREE (ON FOOT); RESISTING ARREST.

 

James E. FieldsJames E. Fields,48. of Louisa, was arrested on March 19, 2015 at 12:52 A.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: ONE HEADLIGHT; OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE; LICENSE TO BE IN POSSESSION.

 

 

 

Dustin Chaney, 27. of Louisa, was arrested on March 20, 2015 at 5:32 A.M. by patrol officer Jordan Miller of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with:SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

Gina Mosley

 

Gina Mosley, of Louisa, was arrested on March 20, 2015 at 4:37 P.M. by chief deputy Mark Wheeler of the Lawrence County Sheriff Department, and was charged with: THEFT BY DECEPTION-INCLUDE COLD CHECKS UNDER/$500; THEFT BY DECEPTION-INCLUDE COLD CHECKS UNDER/$10,000.

 

 

Granville Senters III

 

Granville Senters III, 28. of Louisa, was arrested on March 19, 2015 at 5:32 A.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE

 

 

Mark Ellis

 

Mark Ellis, 51, ofLouisa, turned himself in March 20, 2015 at 5:57 P.M. to the Lawrence County Sheriff Office and was charged with: CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

 

 

 

stephen Maloney

 

Stephen Maloney, 23. of Louisa, was arrested on March 20, 2015 at 8:50 P.M. by patrol officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS; FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD; NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT; OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE; POSSESSION OF OPEN ALCOHOL BEVERAGE CONTAINER IN MOTOR VEHICLE PROHIBITED; POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA; DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION.

 

March 27, 2015 

Building a resume'; fourth arrest in the last six months

Birt mug shot almost

On September 17, 2014; Brandon Birt was arrested by the Lawrence County Sheriff Department for POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE.

On October 14, 2014; Birt taken into custody by the Lawrence County Sheriff Departmentafter SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

On January 28, 2015; Brandon Birt. along with his wife Tabitha Birt, was arrested by the Lawrence County Sheriff Department for BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE.

On March 11, 2015; Birt taken into custody by the Lawrence County Sheriff Departmentafter SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

(See Story)

by Wade Queen

Fire and rescue squads were somewhat busy after responding to 3 accident scenes earlier in the week in Lawrence County.

On Tuesday March 24, just before 5 PM the City of Louisa Fire Department and Netcare Ambulance Lawrence County responded to a two auto vehicle accident at the intersection of KY 32 and US 23, near the overpass, according to Michael Woods, head of the Lawrence County Emergency Management Agency;

Woods stated, 3 to 4 individuals were easily removed from the wrecked vehicles with no one entrap, and all were transported to Three Rivers Medical Center with minor injuries. No names were given by Woods.

A little over 90 minutes later Fallsburg FD and Netcare Ambulance Lawrence County responded to motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 1000 block of KY 1185.According to LCEM agency leader Michael Woods, two females in a single white car crashed after driving off the road. Both received minor injuries and were transported to Three Rivers Medical Center. No names were given by Woods.

On Wednesday March 25, just after 5 PM Netcare Ambulance Lawrence County and the Webbville Fire Department responding to an ATV accident on Diamond Ridge Road.. LCEM head Michael Woods, the male driver received serious injures, and that the emergency agencies on scene requested further assistance, which resulted in the arrival of the Fallsburg Fire Department with mutual aid service for the Webbville Fire Department.

It was then that the call was made for an aeromedical flight to be notified. Healthnet Aeromedical Services Base 7 / KY 9 out Debord, Kentucky in Martin County arrived around 6:30 P.M. and the injured patient was flown to an area hospital.

Woods did not identify the injured ATV driver, but social media messages by family members named him as Brandon Birt, 27, of Webbville, Ky.

They stated that Birt suffered multiple broken bones in his right forearm that required surgery Thursday morning, he also had broken his elbow in his left arm had broken both in the elbow and shoulder area, and also had cracked at least 2 vertebrae in his middle spine. 

Birt was released from the hospital Thursday night just before midnight.

Birt had been released from jail only a few days before after being arrested earlier in March, his fourth arrest in the last six months.

On September 17, 2014; Birt was arrested by the Lawrence County Sheriff Department for POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA & BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE.

On October 14, 2014; Birt taken into custody by the Lawrence County Sheriff Departmentafter SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

On January 28, 2015; Brandon Birt. along with his wife Tabitha Birt, was arrested by the Lawrence County Sheriff Department for BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE.

On March 11, 2015; Birt taken into custody by the Lawrence County Sheriff Departmentafter SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

MARCH 16, 2015


LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST LIST REPORT - MARCH 9 - 15, 2015.

Mason T. Foster​Mason T. Foster, 23, of Louisa, was arrested on March 9, 2015 at 2:50 A.M. by patrolman Jordan Miller of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE); FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (ON FOOT); POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA; TRAFFICKING IN MARIJUANA ( LESS THAN 8 OZ.) 1ST OFFENSE.

This marked the second time in 4 days that Foster had been arrested on multiple charges.

Mason Foster - On March 5, at 12:53 A.M. Foster was arrested by patrolman Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: NO TAIL LAMPS; REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED; OBSTRUCTED VISION AND/OR WINDSHIELD; IMPROPER EQUIPMENT; OPERATING ON SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATING LICENSE; NO OPERATORS-MOPED LICENSE; FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS.


Elouisa Scott

Elouise Scott, 31, of Louisa, was arrested on March 10, 2015 at 3:01 P.M. by Chief Greg Fugitt of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: FAILURE TO DISPERSE.

 

 

Shelly Collins

 

Shelly A. Collins, 26, of Louisa, was arrested on March 10, 2015 at 10:44 A.M. by the Lawrence County Court, and was charged with: CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

 

 

 

Joshua Triplett

 

Joshua Triplett, 21, of Webbville, Ky., was arrested on March 11, 2015 at 2:42 P.M. by the Lawrence County Court, and was charged with: CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

 

 


Donald K. Harris

Donald K. Harris, 34, of Louisa, was arrested on March 12, 2015 at 3:28 A.M. by deputy Mack Wilhite of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: PUBLIC INTOXICATION - CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE(EXCLUDES ALCOHOL); POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA; POSSESSION/USE OF RADIO THAT SENDS/RECEIVE POLICE MESSAGES; SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.


 

George Wruck

 

George Wruck, 42, of Louisa, was arrested on March 12, 2015 at 3:28 A.M. by chief deputy Mark Wheeler of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE; POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA.



Randall Brown

 

​Randall Bowen, 21, of Louisa, was arrested on March 13, 2015 at 7:50 A.M. by the Lawrence County Court, and was charged with: CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.



 

Jamie L Triplett and Leslie Scott triplettJamie L. Triplett, 33 of Louisa, and Leslie Scott Triplett, 40 of Louisa, were arrested on March 13, 2015 at 9:10 P.M. by deputy Mason Keefer of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office on a warrant for charges made on Jan. 21. ​

Jamie L. Triplett was charged with: WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE-POLICE OFFICER; DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION; POSSESSION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFFENSE (METHAMPHETAMINE). Leslie Scott Triplett was charged with: POSSESSION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFFENSE (METHAMPHETAMINE); DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESSION; PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER - 2ND DEGREE. Leslie's twin brother Wesley Triplett and 3 others were busted in Louisa for making meth on the same date.


Paul Hopkins

 

Paul Hopkins. 36, of Louisa, was arrested on March 13, at 9:24 P.M. by Sergeant Ed Cordle of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: DRIVING ON DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE -1ST OFFENSE; FAILURE OF NON-OWNER OPERATOR TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INSURANCE/SECURITY, 1ST OFFENSE.


Robbie Ward

 

Robbie Ward, 25, of Sitka, KY., was arrested on March 13, at 5:04 P.M. by Sergeant Ed Cordle of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY EMERGENCY PROTECTION ORDER/DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ORDER.



shannon L. Jude

 

Shannon L. Jude, 38, of Louisa, was arrested on March 13, 2015 at 11:11 P.M. by deputy Mason Keefer of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: CRIMINAL POSSESSION OF FORGED INSTRUMENT 2ND DEGREE (IDENTIFY).

 

 


William M. Thomas

 

William M. Thomas, 22, of Louisa, was arrested on March 15, at 11:51 P.M. by patrolman Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department, and was charged with: REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED; NO OPERATORS-MOPED LICENSE; OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE UNDER/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE; NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT; FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS.

 


Rachael M. Wellman

 

Rachael M. Wellman, 29, of Louisa, was arrested on March 13, 2015 at 12:29 A.M.near the Elliot/Morgan County line area by trooper Luke Goodwin of the Kentucky State Police-Post 8 and was charged with: SERVING WARRANT (FOR OTHER POLICE AGENCY) for a warrant out of Lawrence County.