Man taken into Custody at Complaint Scene during Investigation by LSO Deputies in Laurel County, Kentucky

LONDON, KY (August 17, 2021) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Brian France along with K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler arrested Rockland S. Jackson age 36 of East Bernstadt on Monday evening August 16, 2021 at approximately 7:06 PM.

The arrest occurred off East Pittsburgh Church Road, approximately 3 miles northeast of London after deputies were dispatched to a disturbance complaint there.

Upon arrival at the scene deputies learned that allegedly this individual had assaulted a female subject there and threatened individuals there and left the scene in a vehicle.

While deputies were conducting their investigation the suspect arrived back at the scene in a vehicle and deputies took the suspect into custody.

Rockland S. Jackson was charged with:

  • Assault – 4th degree
  • Terroristic threatening – third-degree

This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Photo of accused attached is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional Center.


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