Man wanted on Arrest Warrant captured after fleeing Police during Complaint Investigation in Laurel County, Kentucky

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.

 

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