LONDON, KY (August 30, 2020) - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Tommy Houston, Deputy James Fox and Deputy Justin Tayloy arrested Jerry Allen Elliott age 44 of Corbin early Sunday morning August 30, 2020 at approximately 6:09 AM.
The arrest occurred off West Cumberland Gap Parkway, approximately 10 miles South of London after deputies conducted a traffic stop on a blue Chevrolet Malibu that had a camouflage sheet dragging from it and determined through investigation that the driver was under the influence.
This individual stated he had used Methamphetamine earlier and he had smoked it in a pipe.
Deputies located this subject in possession of a pipe and a needle.
The subject stated he was going to play golf.
Jerry Allen Elliott was charged with:
- Operating a motor vehicle under the influence – second offense
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Failure of nonowner operator to maintain required insurance – first offense
- Obstructed vision
- Failure to signal
This individual was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.
Inset photo of the accused is courtesy of Laurel County Correctional Center.