Subject allegedly walks into a Post Office in Clay County & attempts to fight the Postmaster


Clay County, Ky. (December 9, 2019) - The Clay County Sheriff's Office is reporting that: On Monday, December 9, 2019 Clay County Sheriff Patrick Robinson along with Clay County Chief Deputy Clifton Jones arrested Ashley Lewis, 23 of Greasy Road.

The arrest occurred when Sheriff Robinson received a complaint of a female on Highway 80 covered in blood. Through investigation it was determined the female jumped from a moving vehicle, then walked into the Hima Post Office attempting to fight the Postmaster.

Through investigation it was determined that the subject was manifestly under the influence, the female was transported by Clay County EMS to AdventHealth Manchester where she was treated and later released into the custody of Sheriff Robinson.

Ashley Lewis was charged with:

• Menacing
• Disorderly Conduct
• Public Intoxication of Controlled Substance (Excludes Alcohol)

The photo attached is courtesy of the Clay County Detention Center.

Assisting at the scene was Manchester City Police Assistant Chief Jason Combs and City Police K9 Officer Ryan Jackson.

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