Knox County Sheriff’s Report

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Knox County Sheriff Mike Smith is reporting the following Enforcement Actions:

On November 25, 2015 Deputy Sidney Wagner arrested Roger Dunn ager 50 of Girdler, KY on two Pike County Bench Warrants for Theft by Failure to Make Required Disposition of Property and Failure to Comply with Delinquent Tax Regulations. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On November 26, 2015 Deputy Keith Liford arrested Wilton Smith Jr age 61of Girdler, KY on a Whitley County Bench Warrant for failure to pay fine on an Alcohol Intoxication charge. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On November 26, 2015 Deputy Sidney Wagner arrested Steven Hamilton age 38 of Tazwell, TN. Steven Hamilton was a passenger in a vehicle involved in a police pursuit that ended at Knox Central High School at 8:00 pm. Hamilton was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Menacing and Resisting Arrest. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On November 26, 2015 while Deputy Sidney Wagner was investigating a shoplifting complaint at Walmart in Barbourville, he arrested Donna M France age 24 of Girdler, KY charging her with Public Intoxication/ Controlled Substance. She was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On November 28, 2015 Deputy Keith Liford arrested Milford Osborne age 42 of Woodbine, KY on a Whitley County Bench Warrant for failure to appear on Theft By Unlawful Taking and Possession of Marijuana charges. During the arrest Deputy Liford found several pills on Milford Liford that were identified as a controlled substance. Deputy Liford charged him with Possession Controlled Substance 3rd Degree and Prescription Controlled Substance not in Original Container. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On November 29, 2015 Deputy Jason Carmack received a complaint of a vehicle accident on Bailey Hollow Road in Gray. When Deputy Carmack arrived, people were attempting to pull the vehicle out of a ditch. Deputy Carmack arrested the driver, John Stewart age 38 of Gray, KY charging him with DUI. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On November 30, 2015 Deputy Chad Wagner arrested Loren Gray age 22 of Barbourville, KY on two Knox County Bench Warrants for failure to appear on for Theft by Deception, Contempt of Court, Operating on Suspended or Revoked Operator License, Operating ATV on Roadway and Operating ATV Without Headgear. Loren Gray was also wanted on a Bell County Bench Warrant for failure to appear on Operating on Suspended or Revoked Operator License, No Registration Plates/ Receipt, No Insurance, No Tail Lamps and One Head Lamp. She was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On December 1, 2015 Deputy Jason Carmack received a complaint of a vehicle that had ran off the roadway on KY 930 in Artemus. After arriving at the scene, Deputy Carmack arrested the driver, C A Mills Jr. age 42 of Barbourville, KY charging him with DUI. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.