Hyden Resident arrested in London, Kentucky on Leslie County Warrant

Leslie Diana Sams

LONDON, KY (January 4, 2023) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler arrested Leslie Diana Sams – Maggard age 50 of Hyden, KY on Tuesday night January 3, 2023 at approximately 8:20 PM.

The arrest occurred off Rydell Road, approximately 10 miles South of London after this subject was charged on a Leslie County District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of:

  • Operating a motor vehicle under the influence
  • Driving on DUI suspended license

This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Photo of the accused is courtesy of Laurel County Correctional Center.

Assisting were: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Noah Ritchie and Deputy Wes Brown.


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