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April 10, 2014

Police Roundup - April 10, 2014

CORBIN — Times-Tribune Staff Report

3 arrested for drugs

Three people were arrested Monday on drug-related charges, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

Kenneth Wooton, 44, Jinna Moore, 25, and Melody Gilbert, 35, all of London, were arrested by Detective Jason Back following an investigation of a residence that had caught fire. Laurel County Fire Department personnel noticed several items that indicated suspected drug activity in plain view and contacted the Sheriff’s Department.

Senior Sgt. Greg Poynter, deputies Daniel Grigsby and Larry Parrott, and detectives Back and James Sizemore located approximately 7.8 grams of crystal methamphetamine, two sets of digital scales, numerous plastic baggies, numerous new and used needles, and tow glass pipes.

Wooton, Moore and Gilbert were all charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance–methamphetamine, first offense and possession of drug paraphernalia. They were jailed in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Detectives Back and Sizemore are continuing the investigation.

Man arrested on bench warrant

A London man was arrested Tuesday on a bench warrant, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

Timothy Anders, 54, was arrested by Detective James Sizemore and Bailiff Kenton Scharf and charged with a Pulaski County bench warrant for failure to comply regarding a theft by unlawful taking charge.

Anders was jailed in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Woman arrested for shoplifting

A Manchester woman was arrested Tuesday for shoplifting at a Walmart in southern Laurel County, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

Emily Hinkle, 30, was reportedly observed pushing a shopping cart with more than $400 worth of merchandise out of the store without paying for it.

Senior Sgt. Greg Poynter arrested Hinkle and charged her with theft by unlawful taking–shoplifting. Hinkle was jailed in the Laurel Count Correctional Center.

Man arrested on warrant

A Gray man was arrested Monday on a warrant of arrest, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

Kim David, 24, was charged on a Laurel County indictment arrest warrant for first-degree criminal abuse–child 12 or under.

David was arrested by Detective James Sizemore and jailed in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

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