Jennifer Carlson

Richmond, Kentucky Woman that Allegedly Locked Herself in Restroom at a Business in Laurel County Arrested by Investigating LSO Officer

LONDON, KY (April 19, 2023) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler arrested Jennifer Ann Carlson age 37 of Richmond, KY on Tuesday afternoon April 18, 2023 at approximately 4:40 PM.

The arrest occurred off West Laurel Road, approximately 1 1/2 miles west of London after Sgt. Mehler was dispatched to a complaint of a possible intoxicated female refusing to leave a business there, allegedly locking herself in the bathroom of the business.

Upon arrival at the scene, Sgt. Mehler located the suspect standing on the side of the roadway there and conducted an investigation determining that this subject was under the influence. The subject was taken into custody and transported to the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Jennifer Carlson was charged with:

  • Alcohol intoxication in a public place

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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