Traffic stop by LSO Deputies results in arrest

Laurel County, KY - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Sgt. Larry Parrott along with Deputy Shannon Jones arrested Gary Ehrgott age 60 of Timberland Cir., Corbin early Saturday morning April 30, 2016 at approximately 2:31 AM.

The arrest occurred on US 25 approximately 9 miles south of London after Sgt. Parrott observed a blue colored Pontiac Montana weaving badly on the roadway and conducted a traffic stop.

Deputies detected a strong odor of alcoholic beverages emitting from this subject.

This subject admitted to drinking beer, taking Oxycodone and also stated he took 2 Trazodone tablets. This subject was determined to be under the influence.

This subject was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence – first offense and was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.



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