LONDON, KY (April 18, 2022) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Noah Ritchie arrested Tony Henson age 42 of London on Sunday afternoon April 17, 2022 at approximately 4:07 PM.
The arrest occurred off MJB Dr., approximately 5 miles South of London while deputies were investigating a dispute complaint.
Deputies learned that the male suspect involved in the complaint had fled on foot prior to deputies arriving there.
While in the area deputies were advised there was a male subject hiding in an abandoned building nearby.
When deputies approached the building, the suspect ran out and attempted to flee dropping a pipe with white residue as he fled but was apprehended.
It was determined that this subject was wanted on an outstanding probation violation warrant.
Tony Henson was charged with:
- Fleeing or evading police – second-degree – on foot
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
In addition, this subject was charged on a Jackson County bench warrant of arrest charging:
- Probation violation
This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Photo of accused attached is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional Center.