Anthony Joseph Shumaker

Nicholasville, Kentucky man Operating a Motorcycle Found in Possession of Suspected Meth in a Business Parking Lot off Highway 312 in Laurel County, Kentucky

LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's K-9/shift Sgt. Gary Mehler along with Laurel County Constable Robert Smith arrested Anthony Joseph Shumaker age 40 of Nicholasville, KY on Wednesday evening December 6, 2023 at approximately 4:59 PM.

LSO logo Blackand Gold 200The arrest occurred in a business parking lot off Highway 312 approximately 10 miles South of London after officers observed a motorcycle with no license plate make a turn without signaling the turn.

An investigation was conducted on the driver who was found in possession of suspected Methamphetamine and a glass meth pipe with residue.

It was learned through investigation that this individual was driving on DUI suspended license for a second time. It was also determined that the driver of the motorcycle was under the influence for a third offense.

Anthony Joseph Shumaker was charged with:

  • Operating a motor vehicle under the influence – third offense
  • Driving on a DUI suspended license – second offense
  • Possession of a controlled substance – first-degree – second offense – Methamphetamine

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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