Manchester Man with Dilated Pupils that Didn't React to Light Arrested during Investigation in Laurel County, Kentucky

LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Stephen Walker along with Deputy Josh Velasco arrested Cody Dewayne Smith age 35 of Manchester on Thursday night May 11, 2023 at approximately 11:58 PM.

The arrest occurred on Hammock Road, approximately 3 miles South of London after this subject drove up to deputies in a white Chevrolet van motioning for the deputies to come over to his vehicle.

When deputies made contact with the driver, they noticed that he had dilated pupils that did not react to light.

An investigation was conducted on the driver who was determined to be under the influence.

Cody Smith was charged with:

  • Operating a motor vehicle under the influence first Offense

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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