Sheriff’s Report

On March 31, Deputy Chad Wagner arrested Billy J Roark, age 32, of Barbourville, on a Knox County Bench warrant for failure to appear for fine Payment on a Public Intoxication charge. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On March 31, Deputy Keith Liford arrested John Brock, age 47, of Barbourville, on a Whitley County Indictment warrant for Flagrant Non-Support and Persistent Felony Offender 1. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center. Correspondence

On March 31, Deputy Keith Liford arrested Jeffery Baker, age 34, of Bryant’s Store, on a Knox County Bench warrant for Non-Support. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 1, Deputy Claude Hudson received a call of a man passed out in a vehicle on Elly Lane in Flat Lick. When Deputy Hudson arrived at that location he observed a vehicle backed into a wide spot beside the roadway with its lights on and the engine running. Deputy Hudson was able to awaken the driver John Gilliam, age 49, of Four Mile. and arrested him for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence of Drugs. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 1, Court Security Officer Bill Hamilton executed a Knox County Bench warrant on Samantha King for failure to pay fine for Public Intoxication. She was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 1, Deputy Keith Liford arrested Allen Messer, age 40, of Barbourville, on a Knox County Arrest warrant for Theft By Deception Under $10,000. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 2, Deputy Keith Liford and Deputy Claude Hudson responded to a complaint of a fight in progress on Cougar Edge Dr. 3 miles south of Barbourville. After conducting an investigation Deputies arrested Joshua James, age 30 of Barbourville, f, Edward Mason, age 39 of Barbourville. Becky Grubb, age 29 of Barbourville, and Maxine Patterson, age 72, of Barbourville, charging them with Possession of Controlled Substance 1st Degree, Prescription Controlled Substance not in Original Container and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. In addition, Joshua James and Edward Mason were charged with Assault 4th Degree. Joshua James was also wanted on a Knox County Bench warrant for Possession of Marijuana, Resisting Arrest and Public Intoxication/Controlled Substance. The four individuals were lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 3, Deputy Keith Liford arrested Harvey Cain, age 30, of Artemus, on a Knox County Arrest warrant for failure to pay fines on a Public Intoxication charge. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 3, Deputy Keith Liford arrested Ted Davis, age 28, of Bimble, on two Knox County Arrest warrants for Assault 4th Degree and Theft by Unlawful Taking Under $500 He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

0n April 3, Deputy Carl Frith observed a vehicle parked on the lot at Tim Short’s Auto Group in Corbi. After checking the vehicle Deputy Frith arrested the driver of the, Edward Ball, age 54, of London, for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence 1st Offense. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

0n April 4, Deputy Drew Wilson arrested Kayla Abshire, age 26, of Bryant’s Store, on a Pike County Bench warrant for failure to appear on Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence charge and a Whitley County Bench warrant for failure to pay fines on Possession of Marijuana, Speeding and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia charges. During the arrest, Kayla Abshire was also found to be in possession of Marijuana. She was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 4, Deputy Carl Frith received two complaints on a reckless driver in the Bimble area of Knox County. Deputy Frith located the vehicle at the Shell Station at the junction of US 25E and 1304 in Bimble. Deputy Frith located the driver, Clinton Roark, age 37, of Barbourville, and a passenger Connie Rhodes, age 34 of Barbourville, inside the Shell Station and arrested both individuals for Public Intoxication/Controlled Substance. They were lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 5, Deputy Claude Hudson arrested Brandon Mills, age 22, of Barbourville, on a Clay County Bench warrant for failure to appear several traffic charges He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 5, Deputy Chad Wagner arrested Vernon Grub, age 32, of Gray, on a Knox County Bench warrant for Receiving Stolen Property and Possession of Handgun by a Convicted Felon. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

On April 6, Deputy Drew Wilson arrested Kylen Lovett, age 19, of Woodbine on a Knox County Bench warrant for failure to pay fines on Disorderly Conduct 2nd Degree and Public Intoxication. He was lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.