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Council member arrested by city police;

January 9, 2015

Lawrence Co. Sheriff's arrest report

Charles Marcum, 40, of Louisa was arrested on January 5, 2015 .2 miles South of Louisa on Third Street and charged with Receiving Stolen Property (Firearm) and Illegal Possession of a Legend Drug.

Lawrence County Sheriff's Deputy Mason Keefer served Marcum with a Warrant of Arrest. The Marcum pawned a stolen Firearm (Marlin 22) at G&R Pawn. Subject was living with the victim Tommy Mckinney at the time of the theft. Marcum admitted to taking and selling the Firearm. Upon searching for weapons Deputy Keefer found three pills marked ZE/71 in subject's left front pocket. Poison Control identified them as Neurontin which was what subject had said they were.

Thomas Parker, 66, of Louisa was arrested on January 3, 2015 4 miles South of Louisa on Ky 3 South and charged with Alcohol Intoxication in a Public Place 1st and 2nd Offense.

Lawrence County Sheriff's Deputy Dwayne Bowen drove up on a single vehicle collision where Mr. Parker was a passenger. He had a extremely strong smell of Alcoholic Beverage and was unsteady on his feet. Subject was manifestly under the influence and was afraid to let him walk home due to dangers of oncoming traffic.

Jackie Cook, 29, of Huntington, WV was arrested on January 3, 2015 4 miles South of Louisa on Ky 3 South and charged with Operating Motor Vehicle under the influence of Alcohol/Drugs etc. .08 and No Operators.

Lawrence County Sheriff's Deputy Dwayne Bowen drove up on a single vehicle MVA on 3 South actively trying to drive out of the ditch. When Deputy Bowen walked up to the vehicle subject was getting out of the vehicle. She said she was trying to get out of the ditch but she said she wasn't driving. Cook had a extremely strong odor of Alcoholic Beverage and admitted to drinking at the bar in WV. Subject failed all SFST. Subject stated that she had never had a operator's license and only had a I.D. Officer Cordle read implied consent and she submitted to breath.

Hansel Wiley, 45, of Louisa, Ky was arrested on January 11, 2015 6 miles South of Louisa Mcclure Branch and charged with Improper Registration, No Insurance, Driving on DUI Suspended Operator License, Failure to wear Seat Belt, Possession of a Legend Drug and Drug Paraphernalia Buy/Poss

Lawrence County Sheriff Sgt Chuck Jackson responded to a Domestic Fight where above Vehicle left scene with Wiley. Sgt. Jackson made contact with Vehicle at above location. Sgt Jackson asked above operator of the vehicle for Operator's License and Vehicle Registration, Insurance. Subject presented a photo copy of Ky OL. Sgt Jackson ran Tags and OL. KSP #14 advised OL suspended for DUI 1st. Tag Number came back expired to a Volvo. Subject advised he had not Insured the Vehicle or Transfered the Title, Subject gave consent to search Vehicle where Sgt Jackson located a Syringe in the floor by the center console within reach of above subject. Also in Driver's Door Panel a plastic wrapper containing 7 yellow round pills marked with a V and K1 on reverse. Identified by Poison Control as Flexeril a Legend Drug that subject did not have a script for. Also in the Right Pocket of a black coat another Syringe was located.

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Lawrence Co. deeds, marriages and civil suits

January 13 -2015

 

Civil Cases

14-CI-00331 PAMELA RATLIFF VS. WESTFIELD INSURANCE COMPANY PERSONAL INJURY

14-CI-00332 VANDERBILT MORTGAGE AND FINANCE VS. RUDOLPH SPAULDING FORECLOUSER

14-CI-00333 CAPITAL ONE BANK VS. JASON PACK CONTRACT

14-CI-00334 KENNETH STEPP (STRUCTURED SETTLEMENT)

15-CI-00001 ANY TAYLOR VS. MARK TAYLOR OTHER

15-CI-00002 KRISSY MARCUM VS. JIMMY MARCUM CONTRACT

 

Marriage License

AMANDA STONE, 25 TO PINK HODGE, 28, BOTH OF BLAINE

LOURISSA HARMAN, 30 TO JERRY COOK, 37, BOTH OF LOUISA

MARLENA PERRY, 36, TO RICHARD SMITH JR, 31, BOTH OF SALT ROCK WV

BRIDGETT LOGAN, 31 TO JUSTIN NANCE, 28, BOTH OF NEW HAVEN WV

SHELLIE HARLESS, 38, OF WAYNE WV TO JOHNNY ADKINS, 42, OF EAST LYNN WV

SUE CARROLL, 56, TO GEORGE THOMPSON, 59, BOTH OF LOUISA

 

Deeds

LINDA AND WILLIAM WILLIAMS TO RONALD AND SARAH MAYNARD FOR THE SUM OF $30,000 A CERTAIN LOT ON RT. 3 WEST OF FALLSBURG. LOT #22-23 AT HICKORY HEIGHTS SUBDIVISION. 2 ACRES MORE OR LESS

KERRIE AND JAMES RIDGEWAY TO JAMES CASSADY FOR THE SUM OF $19,000 A CERTIAN TRACT OF LAND KNOWN AS LOT #16 OF NORTH TIMBERLAKE ESTATES.

 

MONTHLY ACTIVITY REPORT

For December 2014

During the month of December 2014 there were 37 motor vehicle collisions investigated by State Police working out of the Ashland Post in the four counties of Boyd, Greenup, Carter, and Lawrence.

During December 2014 there were three fatalities (Boyd County – 2, Greenup County – 1) in the Post 14 area compared to zero fatalities in 2013. Statewide fatalities stand at 665 compared to 638 for the same time period in 2013.

The following is a summary of activity for Post 14 Personnel for the month of December 2014:

Citations

1425

Speed

225

Seatbelt

114

Child Restraint

8

D.U.I. Arrests

16

Courtesy Notices

301

Complaints

682

Criminal Investigations

47

Criminal Arrests

174

Motorist Assists

105

Inspections

1162

Process Service

151

 

Trooper First Class Michael Murriell

Public Affairs Officer

 

Safety Checkpoint Advisory

 

The Kentucky State Police at Ashland will be conducting safety checkpoints at various times and approved locations throughout the Post#14 District, which encompasses Boyd, Greenup, Carter and Lawrence counties.

These safety checkpoints are held in an effort to reduce alcohol and drug related crashes, ensure compliance with operator's license laws, and vehicle equipment safety and registration laws.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Trooper First Class Michael Murriell

Public Affairs Officer

Trooper First Class Michael Murriell

Public Affairs Officer

Kentucky State Police Post 14

Ashland, KY

(606) 928-6421 (Work)

(606) 694-5648 (Cell)


LATE REPORT...

Louisa City Council has Special Meeting; for 2015...

No changes in the appointment of City Clerk, City Attorney, Police Chief or Fire Chief and that all will remain the same, mayor says...

Regular monthly meetings moved from the second Tuesday to the third Tuesday 

LOUISA, Ky. -- The Meeting was called to order by the New Mayor, Harold Slone.

Council member Gloria Johnson led everyone in the Pledge of Allegiance and fellow council member Tom Parsons led in prayer.

The first thing on the agenda was comments from the Mayor. Slone started out welcoming everyone. He went on to state, "Sometimes change is not easy but change is necessary."

Slone also explained that he had met with each of the council members, all department heads and most of the employees. He requested that, "Bear with me while I learn the city....We the City need to be more united. A Team of Teams. Together we should all be one."

Mayor Slone stated that there would be no changes in the appointment of City Clerk, City Attorney, Police Chief or Fire Chief and that all will remain the same.

Next was a First reading of the Ordinance 2014-05 "Ordinance Establishing the budget for the Louisa Water and Sewer Department for June 1, 2014 through May 31, 2015." There was some discussion clarifying that there were no raises or overtime budgeted in to this budget. Johnson was the one that asked about the raises and overtime. It was explained that the only raises that will be given is the those that are taking classes for new certifications and that there is no over time budgeted in at all. Tom Parson made a motion to accept it and Lisa Schaeffer second. A roll call of each member to vote was asked for by the Mayor. All voted yes with it passing unanimously.



Ladder truck. The next item was the first reading of Ordinance 2014-06, an Ordinance Approving a lease for Financing of a Project; providing for the payment and security of the lease; creating a Sinking Fund and Authorizing the execution of various documents related to such lease. This is to purchase the new ladder truck for the Fire Department. It was explained that the Kentucky League of Cities requires that there be an ordinance. Johnson made a motion to accept the ordinance and Ronald Cordle second. A roll call was asked for and all members voted yes.

The next item discussed was the Bid for Engine #3. Engine #3 was put up for bids but did not receive what was reserve price was. It was asked that the council sale the truck for what the highest bid was of $1875 if there was still an interest in it. There was a motion made by Johnson to accept the previous bid made and was second by Parsons. All were in favor.

The council discussed and set the new meeting time. The day was left on Tuesday at 7pm with it moving from the second Tuesday to the third Tuesday. This will not take affect until there is a reading of it and it is published. There will be no meeting on the regular time this month but a special meeting on the 20th at 7pm.

There was a motion by Johnson for the Council to go into executive session with Scheaffer seconding. Once they came back Mitch Castle made a motion to come out of session and was second by Cordle. Bud Adams explained that there was discussion on settling an issue with the Kentucky Division of Water. It was also explained that Adams will be making a proposal for settlement.

Johnson made a motion to adjourn with a second from Parsons.

Sunday, 04 January 2015 10:00;

LAWRENCE COUNTY, KY. ARRESTS 

Sunday, 04 January 2015 10:00 - written by Wade Queen

KORY VEAL, 36, of Louisa, was arrested on December 28, 2014 at 8:29 P.M. by patrol officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF; POSSESSION OF OPEN ALCOHOL BEVERAGE CONTAINER IN MOTOR VEHICLE PROHIBITED; NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT; FAILURE TO NOTIFY ADDRESS CHANGE TO DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION.

MELVIN G. HARMON JR., 24, of Webbville, Ky., was arrested on December 29, 2014 at 2:09 A.M. by patrol officer Steven Wilburn of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS; NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT; FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD; OPERATING ON SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATOR'S LICENSE; OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 (AGGRAVATED CIRCUMSTANCE) 3RD OFFENSE.

LOWELL JUSTIN MAYNARD, 26, of Louisa, was arrested December 29, 2014 at 7:25 P.M. after turning himself in to Lawrence County Sheriff Office and was charged with: CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANCE TO ORDER.

​GARY L. CHURCH, 52, of Lomansville, Ky., was arrested December 30, 2014 at 12:39 P.M. by the Lawrence County Sheriff Office and was charged with: SERVING (2) BENCH WARRANTS FOR COURT

BRIAN D. ROSS, 38, of Louisa, was arrested December 31, 2014 at 9:03 P.M. by deputy Mason Keefer of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, with assistance from the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: SERVING WARRANT (FOR OTHER POLICE AGENCY).

WENDY D. DEFOE, 23, of Kermit, West Virginia, was arrested on January 2, 2015 at 5:05 P.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: SERVING WARRANT (FOR OTHER POLICE AGENCY)

​WAYNE A. REYNOLDS, 21, of Louisa, was arrested on January 2, 2015 at 9:19 P.M. by patrol officer Jordan Miller of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISP. SHOPLIFTING UNDER/$500.

​MASON MASTERS, 18, of Louisa, was arrested on January 2, 2015 at 9:17 P.M. by patrol officer Jordan Miller of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISP. SHOPLIFTING UNDER/$500; TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE. 


WILLIAM M. DAMRON, 71, of Fort Gay, West Virginia, was arrested on January 2, 2015 at 10:32 P.M. by patrol officer Jordan Miller of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

NATHANIEL M. PACK, 31, of Louisa, was arrested on January 3, 2015 at 12:17 A.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE; THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING  OR DISP. SHOPLIFTING UNDER/$500; ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF LEGEND DRUG; POSSESSION OF CONTROL SUBSTANCE, 3RD DEGREE - DRUG UNSPECIFIED.

Pack was later charged at the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center with an additional felony charge of:PROMOTING CONTRABAND - 2ND DEGREE.

​KEVIN L. PACK, 49, of Louisa, was arrested on January 3, 2015 at 12:23 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 (AGG CIRCUM) 4TH OR >; OPERATING ON SUSPENDED OR REVOKED OPERATER LICENSE.

CHRISTINA L. BOWEN, 32, of Louisa, was arrested on January 3, 2015 at 10:24 P.M. by patrol officer Hunter James of the Louisa Police Department and was charged with: SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT.

JACKIE  D. COOK, 28, of Huntington, West Virginia, was arrested on January 3, 2015 at 10:22 P.M. by deputy Dwayne Bowen of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALCOHOL/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFFENSE; NO OPERATORS-MOPED LICENSE.​


THOMAS M. PARKER, 65, of Louisa, was arrested on January 3, 2015 at 10:24 P.M. by deputy Dwayne Bowen of the Lawrence County Sheriff Office, and was charged with: ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE).