Wanted Parole Violator from Manchester, Kentucky arrested when located hiding in Loft of a Shed


LONDON, KY (October 12, 2021) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Dylan Messer along with Deputy Dustin Saylor arrested Cecil Henson age 57 of Pennington Hill Road, Manchester on Monday afternoon October 11, 2021 at approximately 3:35 PM.

The arrest occurred off Hazel Patch Road, approximately 6 miles north of London after deputies developed information on the whereabouts of a wanted subject.

When deputies arrived at the scene they located the suspect hiding in the loft of a shed there and found the subject in possession of a clear glass pipe with residue on it.

In addition, it was determined that this subject was a parole violator with an outstanding warrant.

Cecil Henson was charged with fleeing or evading police – second-degree – on foot; possession of drug paraphernalia.

In addition, this subject was charged on a Kentucky parole board parole violation warrant charging absconding parole supervision regarding a conviction in Bullitt County Circuit Court on charges of :

possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – Methamphetamine; tampering with physical evidence.

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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