LONDON, KY - The London Police Department is reporting that a man who hooked up a stolen item to his truck and drove off with it was arrested for theft by unlawful taking and driving under the influence.
Danny Mitchell Stevens, 50, of Stevens Road, Manchester, was arrested on Johnson Road at 12:52 p.m. on July 24 by London Police Officer Jamie Etherton.
According to Officer Etherton’s report, he received a call about a stolen item and located it on Johnson Road hooked to back of a F-150 truck.
After stopping the vehicle, Officer Etherton noticed the driver had red glossy eyes and appeared intoxicated.
Stevens failed several field sobriety tests. He was arrested and transported to the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Danny Stevens was charged with:
- TBUT OR DISP ALL OTHERS $10,000 < $1,000,000
- OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFL SUBST (189A.010(1C) - 1ST
- IMPROPER EQUIPMENT AND OTHER TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS
This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Photo of the accused is courtesy of the Laurel County Correctional Center.