William David Burke (Laurel County Correctional Center)

Owensboro, Kentucky Arrested during Traffic Stop after Disregarding Stop Sign in Laurel County

LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Bobby Roberts arrested William David Burke age 44 of Owensboro, KY on Sunday afternoon May 19, 2024 at approximately 5:03 PM.

LSO logo BLACKandGOLD John Root 200The arrest occurred on Palomino trail, approximately 10 miles South of London following a traffic stop conducted on a red Dodge charger that had no registration sticker on the license plate and failed to stop at a stop sign.

During the stop the driver was determined to be under the influence.

William David Burke was charged with:

  • Operating a motor vehicle under the influence – first offense
  • Disregarding stop sign
  • Improper display of registration plates.

This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Photo of accused attached is courtesy of Laurel County Correctional Center.


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