East Bernstadt, KY

Methamphetamine Seizure by Drug Interdiction Unit in Southeastern Kentucky

LONDON, KY - Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's drug interdiction unit Justin Taylor arrested Gino Gerardo Cima II age 36 of Clyde Benge Road, London early Tuesday morning July 5, 2022 at approximately 12:56 AM. The arrest occurred in a business parking lot approximately 10...
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Five years given to a Berea man for a fatal hit-and-run

Larry Hinkle was killed on Ky. 680 after being struck by a car, and it has been nearly five years to the day that the driver who hit him and fled the scene was found guilty and given a five-year prison term for his crime. Kyle Collins, 27, of Owsley...

Man Rescued In Clay County After Flood Water Sweeps Away The Truck He Was In

Officials with the Manchester Fire Department reported they were called out to KY 638 Tuesday night where a truck had been swept away by flood water with the driver still inside. When the team arrived, they found the man hanging out the window of the truck with the water continuing to rise around him. Firefighters were able to grab the man and get him to safety. He was then turned over to Clay County EMS. Officials say this is why they preach “Turn Around, Don’t Drown” when flooding is possible. They say not only are you putting yourself in danger, but you also risk the lives of first responders.

London Man Arrested On Meth Charges

Laurel County Sheriff John Root reports Deputy Justin Taylor with the department’s drug interdiction unit made an arrest during a drug investigation in a business parking lot near Corbin. 36-year-old Gino Gerardo Cima II of London was found in possession of suspected methamphetamine and a syringe. Cima was also determined to be under the influence. He was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance – methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and public intoxication – controlled substances. Cima was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

East Bernstadt Man Arrested After Banging On The Door Of A House, Yelling With A Knife

Laurel County Sheriff John Root says Deputy Justin Taylor and Deputy Marcus Stigall were called out to a home off Sally’s Branch Road where a man was reportedly holding a knife, yelling and banging on the front door. Deputies arrived to find 27-year-old Shane Warner of East Bernstadt there still holding a knife. Warner dropped the knife when deputies ordered him to. During the investigation deputies determined Warner was under the influence of drugs and that he didn’t know where he was and that the residence was not his. Warner was arrested and charged with public intoxication – controlled substances, criminal mischief, disorderly conduct and menacing. Also assisting at the scene and on the investigation were Deputies Brian France and Drew Wilson. Warner was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Felony charges result from short police pursuit

ONEIDA | For the second time in as many weeks, a short police pursuit resulted in felony charges in Oneida. This time, it was a Louisiana man — Joshua Dwight King, 34 — who was arrested on the 4th of July. According to a report filed by Oneida...

The 10 best hotels in Corbin, United States

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Obituary for Randall Bargo, 91

Randall passed from this life to eternity on July 4 2022, having lived over 91 years. Randall, a Knox County, Kentucky native and London, Kentucky resident was a long time resident of Hamilton, Ohio, where he was a State Farm agency owner. During his lifetime he was an avid golfer and ballroom dancer. He loved to travel and did.