Woman arraigned for identity theft

A woman pled not guilty Monday to a theft of identity charge after police say she gave the wrong identification to an officer to avoid detection with an active Knox County bench warrant.

Deon Flannelly

On July 13, Corbin Police Department Patrolman Brad Prewitt was patrolling an Oak Place apartment complex at the request of management due to increased traffic of nonresidents when he spotted Deon Flannelly, 35, of Corbin (Knox Co.) and another unidentified male walking into the complex. Prewitt was able to obtain the male’s identification but something was off when he looked at an identification card obtained from Flannelly.

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