LONDON, KY (April 26, 2022) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler arrested Samantha Allen age 46 of London on Monday afternoon April 25, 2022 at approximately 2:10 PM.
The arrest occurred off Old Way Road, approximately 3 miles east of London after deputies were dispatched to a prowler complaint off nearby Witt Road.
While enroute to the scene, Sgt. Mehler was advised that the suspect had left walking.
Sgt. Mehler located the suspect and learned that allegedly she had entered a property not her own onto a covered patio area of the house and remained unlawfully for a short period of time.
It was also determined that this subject was wanted on an outstanding Clay County warrant.
Samantha Allen was charged with:
- Criminal trespass – first-degree
This individual was also charged on a Clay District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of:
- Operating a motor vehicle under the influence
This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center. Photo of accused attached is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional center.