LONDON, KY ClayCoNews) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that Laurel Sheriff's K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler was dispatched at approximately 3:05 P.M. on Tuesday afternoon November 22, 2022 to a complaint of an unresponsive male subject in a business parking lot off U.S. 25 approximately 8 miles South of London.
Upon arrival at the scene Sgt. Mehler met with EMS and made contact with the suspect. After an investigation was conducted it was determined that the individual was under the influence.
According to the press release, during arrest this individual was identified as Charles Martin age 19 of London, KY
This subject was also found in possession of:
- Suspected Methamphetamine
Charles Martin was charged with:
- Public intoxication – controlled substances
- Possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – first offense – Methamphetamine
This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Photo of the accused is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional Center.