Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that Lieut. Greg Poynter along with Deputy John Inman and Cpl. Jack Caudill arrested a male subject of Cherry Ave., London, on Friday morning, March 25, 2016, at approximately 8:45 AM.
The arrest occurred off West Cumberland Gap Pkwy., approximately 13 miles south of London, after deputies were dispatched to a welfare complaint to check on a subject inside of a van parked at a business there.
When deputies arrived at the scene and conducted an investigation, they determined that the subject was under the influence – the subject stated that he had taken Xanax.
In addition, the subject was found to be wanted on a Laurel County bench warrant of arrest for failure to appear in court.
The subject was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center. Photo attached is courtesy of Laurel County Detention Center.