Fugitive Arrest/ Laurel County

(LONDON, KY.) – On Monday, March 07, 2016, at approximately 10:00 PM, Trooper Brandon Creekmore arrested a male subject of Corbin, KY, on multiple charges after searching for him for several days.

Arrested was Justin D. Bell, 26.  The arrest occurred at Wal-Mart located in Corbin, KY, after Trooper Creekmore located a stolen Cadillac which Bell had last been seen driving. Multiple Troopers arrived and established a perimeter around the store and waited for Bell to exit. Bell was arrested without incident. After the arrest, Troopers discovered Bell was in possession of suspected methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and a stolen wallet.

Bell was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center and charged with Being a Fugitive, Receiving Stolen Property under $10,000.00, Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st Degree and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Trooper Creekmore is continuing the investigation and was assisted at the scene by Troopers from Post 11.

Photo attached is courtesy of the Laurel County Detention Center.



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