LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Walker along with K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler arrested Robert Ward age 30 of Williamsburg, KY early Tuesday morning March 21, 2023 at approximately 12:48 AM.
The arrest occurred off McClure Bridge Road approximately 7 miles South of London after this subject was determined to be wanted on three outstanding warrants.
In addition, during the investigation, this individual misidentified himself.
Robert Ward was charged with:
- Giving officer false identifying information
In addition, this subject was charged on a Laurel Circuit Court indictment warrant of arrest charging:
- Theft by unlawful taking
- Probation violation
Also, the subject was charged on a Whitley District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of;
- Possession of a controlled substance – third-degree
Also, the subject was charged on a Whitley District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of:
- Disorderly conduct – first-degree
This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Photo of accused attached is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional Center.