DUI Arrest: On 08/01/2017 officers were called the area of Jill Drive in reference to a possible intoxicated driver. The vehicle was located in the Walmart parking lot with the driver still inside. There was an open alcohol container in the vehicle and the driver showed several signs of intoxication. There had also been a juvenile passenger in the vehicle.
Officers arrested 51 year old James French of Brodhead KY and charged him with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st Offense, Wanton Endangerment 2nd Degree, and Possession of Open Alcohol Container in a Motor Vehicle.
Receiving Stolen Property: On 08/02/2017 detectives charged 34 year old Steven Napier of Berea KY with Receiving Stolen Property $10,000 or more and Theft of a Motor Vehicle Registration Plate. An investigation revealed that he had been in possession of several stolen items and kept the items in a storage unit. He had been driving a vehicle with a stolen license plate.
Napier was lodged at the Rockcastle County Detention Center when he was charged.
Endangering the Welfare of a Minor: On 08/02/2017 officers were called to the 100 block of Bluebird Ave in reference to a female who was under the influence. They learned that she had a small child in her while she was intoxicated.
Officers arrested 28 year old Tianna Chasteen of Berea KY and charged her with Endangering the Welfare of a Minor.
Alcohol Intoxication: On 08/02/2017 officers were called to Clay Drive in reference to a male subject urinating in a parking lot. The subject was located at McDonald’s on Glades Road, and showed several signs of intoxication.
Officers arrested 49 year old Gary Brock of Berea KY and charged him with Alcohol Intoxication in a Public Place.
Drug Arrest: On 08/04/2017 officers were called to Speedway in reference to suspicious people in the parking lot. One of the subjects was located in the parking lot, and was found to be in possession of a small amount of suspected methamphetamine.
Officers arrested 37 year old William Baker of Berea KY and charged him with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree.
Shoplifting Arrest: On 08/06/2017 Walmart employees observed a female conceal several items before leaving the store without paying. She was located next door at McDonald’s.
Officers arrested 28 year old Ericka Deakins of Richmond KY and charged her with Theft by Unlawful Taking Shoplifting.