DUI Arrest: On 09/08/2019 officers were called to a residence on Scaffold Cane Road in reference to a subject passed out inside of a vehicle.
The subject showed several signs of impairment, and also had two outstanding arrest warrants.
Officers arrested 40 year old James Smith of Berea KY and charged him with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st Offense, Operating with a Suspended License, and Drug Paraphernalia Possession.
Drug Arrest: On 09/08/2019 officers were called to an address on Kaye Street in reference to a theft. The victim reported that his father had stolen his wallet and left the area in a vehicle. The vehicle was located a short time later on Chestnut Street and a traffic stop was conducted.
The victim’s ID and some of his cards were located along with 5 Suboxone strips.
Officers arrested 42 year old Franklin Sizemore of Berea KY and charged him with Possession of Controlled Substance 2nd Degree and Theft-Receipt of Stolen Credit/Debit Card.
Drug Arrest: On 09/05/2019 officers with the Street Crimes Unit conducted a traffic stop on Prince Royal Drive after observing a possible drug transaction. The passenger in the vehicle was moving around inside of the car and appeared to be hiding something.
Suspected methamphetamine was located inside of the vehicle along with some syringes.
Officers arrested 34 year old Cole Hammond of Somerset KY and charged him with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree (Methamphetamine) and Drug Paraphernalia Possession.
Drug Arrest: On 09/04/2019 officers with the Street Crimes Unit observed a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of the Dollar General on Village Drive. The vehicle left the area and a traffic stop was conducted for a minor moving violation.
A canine was called to the scene and it gave an alert on the vehicle. Syringes, a spoon, scales, and a white power substance were located inside of the vehicle.
Officers arrested 36 year old Joshua Newby of Berea KY and charged him with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, Drug Paraphernalia Possession, and Possession of Marijuana.