Shoplifting Arrest: On 05/24/2018 employees at Walmart observed two subjects switching price tags on merchandise. The two subjects then attempted to leave the store with the merchandise before being stopped by the employees.
Officers arrested 48 year old James Williams of Mount Vernon KY and 49 year old Tanya Cole of Mount Vernon KY. They were both charged with Theft By Unlawful Taking Shoplifting.
Burglary Arrest: On 05/27/2018 officers were called to a residence on Reed Hill in reference to someone inside of the residence. They located a broken window and a ladder leaned up next to the window. The occupants of the home stated that there was a female hiding in the bathroom. She was located and placed under arrest. As she was being booked in to the Madison County Detention Center, a small plastic bag containing suspected Heroin was located on her person.
Officers charged 20 year old Hennessey Tevis of London KY with Burglary 2nd Degree, Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree, and Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Heroin).
DUI/Drug Arrest: On 05/27/2018 officers were called to Speedway in reference to a reckless driver. The vehicle left Speedway, and a traffic stop was conducted on Jill Drive The driver of the vehicle had slurred speech and showed other signs of impairment. He was placed under arrest and found to be in possession of several different kinds of pills, including Hydrocodone and Xanax.
Officers arrested 38 year old Benjamin Webb of Berea KY and charged him with the following:
-Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st Offense
-Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree
-Possession of Controlled Substance 2nd Degree
-Possession of Controlled Substance 3rd Degree
-Prescription Controlled Substance not in Proper Container
Shoplifting Arrest: On 05/26/2018 Walmart employees observed a subject removing the tags from merchandise, before concealing it on his person. He then attempted to leave the store without paying for the concealed items.
Officers arrested 50 year old Everett Durham of Berea KY and charged him with Theft By Unlawful Taking Shoplifting.
EPO/DVO Violation: On 05/26/2018 officers were called to the 100 block of Herndon Street in reference to a protection order violation.
They spoke with both parties involved, and learned that 40 year old Anthony Francisco of Richmond KY was in violation of the protection order. He was placed under arrest and charged with Violation of a KY EPO/DVO.
Receiving Stolen Property: On 05/25/2018 officers were called to Walmart in reference to a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot. After checking the license plate, they discovered that the vehicle was stolen out of Lexington. On 05/26/2018 officers were called to Walmart in reference to a suspicious person, who became upset and made threats to employees. He was advised several times by employees and officers to leave the property, but refused to do so.
Officers arrested 29 year old Jonathan Alsip of Jeffersonville KY and charged him with Disorderly Conduct. The footage from the Walmart security cameras showed that Alsip had been driving the stolen vehicle from the day before. He was also charged with Receiving Stolen Property $10,000 or more.
DUI Arrest: On 05/25/2018 officers were called to the area of Short Street in reference to a possible drunk driver. The vehicle was located, and they made contact with the operator who had an odor of alcohol. He also showed other signs of intoxication, and was placed under arrest.
Officers charged 45 year old Adam Walker of Berea KY with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st Offense.
Shoplifting Arrest: On 05/24/2018 Walmart employees observed a subject conceal several items before attempting to leave the store.
Officers arrested 36 year old Amanda Reynolds of Lily KY and charged her with Theft By Unlawful Taking Shoplifting.
Burglary Arrest: On 05/22/2018 officers were called to Walnut Street in reference to someone attempting to get inside of the caller’s home. The subject was spotted leaving the residence as they arrived, and he was taken into custody. He showed several signs of impairment, and had attempted to get in the home through a side door.
Officers arrested 31 year old Lucas King of Berea KY and charged him with Burglary 2nd Degree and Public Intoxication. On 03/23/2018 Investigators also charged King with Burglary 3rd Degree, after an investigation revealed that be broke into several storage buildings back in March.
Vehicle Theft: On 05/23/2018 a resident in the 100 Block of Liberty Avenue reported that his vehicle was stolen from his driveway overnight. Estimated Loss: $22,000.00.