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Cynthiana Police Department

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Case reports
Jan. 2 -- At 8:38 p.m., police were called to Hillside Drive where a hit-and-run had occurred. Witnesses told police that they saw a 2003 Jeep Cherokee back into a Toyota 4-Runner, which was parked. Kevin Curtis told police the Toyota was owned by Elam Motors in Paris and that he was responsible for the vehicle.  At 9:58 p.m., police observed the Jeep. Lacey Spears and Wesley Earlywine admitted that they had struck the Toyota while in a hurry to get to a family member who had been in an accident. They were on their way back to Hillside to report the incident.
Jan. 3 -- At 3:29 p.m., Linda C. King reported that she was assaulted by Wesley Ledford at 102 N. Main St. about 3 a.m. She told police that he had left several bruises. Ledford was charged with fourth degree assault.
Jan. 8 -- At 10:11 p.m., Margaret Wood reported that while she was away from her home Stephanie Keene let herself in the house with a man.
Jan. 5 -- At 10:27 a.m., Billy Ross reported that a threatening voice mail was left on his business answering machine overnight. The caller ID showed that the call had originated from a Lexington phone. The owner of the phone told police that no call had been made from his phone at the reported time.
Jan. 5 -- At 1:34 p.m., Joe Rorer reported that one of his properties at 505 Elmarch Ave., was broken into and removed insulated wiring and copper pipe. Rorer requested extra patrol in the area.
Jan. 5 -- At 8:15 p.m., a Cynthiana man and his 15-year-old son were approached at Ken’s Exxon by a woman who allegedly slapped the juvenile in the face after an argument ensued when the juvenile’s father brake-checked the car following behind on Church Street. The woman also allegedly caused $200 to the man’s door by kicking it. Names in this report are withheld so as not to identify the juvenile.
Jan. 6 -- At 1:27 p.m., Jessica Contreras, 411 E. Pleasant St., reported that her brother, Jimmy Perry, had struck her several times in the face after she confronted him about picking up after himself and not paying any bills. Perry was arrested and charged with fourth degree, domestic violence.
Jan. 7 -- At 2:21 p.m., Orville King, store manager for Save-A-Lot reported that Cynthia D. Harney, 102 Dalewood Drive, attempted to conceal five 5-hour energy drinks without paying. Police arrested Harney charging her with theft by deception, shoplifting, under $500.
Jan. 8 -- At 11:23 a.m., police were called to Fifth Street for a domestic disturbance. Mary E. Lewis reported that her former boyfriend assaulted her by spitting in her face. Police charged Steven Fogle with second degree burglary and fourth degree assault.
Jan. 9 -- At 10:23 a.m., James Cutwright reported that Wesley Ledford had threatened him with a club. After police met with Cutwright, he said he was threatened again. Police arrested Ledford charging him with retaliating against a participant in a legal process.
Jan. 9 -- At 3:38 p.m., police were called to Walmart where an 8-year-old boy was allegedly grabbed in the restroom by a 74-year-old man who said the boy was going into the handicapped stall and that the elderly man needed the handicapped restroom. The child ran from the restroom and was visibly upset. A witness told police she her the man admit to the child’s mother that he had grabbed the boy. Names were withheld to protect the identity of the juvenile.
Jan. 9 -- At 3:48 p.m., Liza Guerra, 104 S. Main St., reported that Edjar Castillo grabbed her left hand during an argument over her using his cell phone. During the altercation he broke her fingernail and slapped her in the face. She told police he was here to work in tobacco but that he was likely on his way back to Texas.

Arrests, citations, warnings
Jan. 3 -- Keith A. Smiley, 28, was arrested at 939 U.S. 27 South and charged with fraudulent use of credit card less than $10,000.
Jan. 3 -- Connie Commodore, 45, was arrested on a warrant for falsely reporting an incident.
Jan. 3 -- Michelle L. Stratton, 43, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for third degree trafficking in a controlled substance, first offense, drug unspecified.
Jan. 3 -- Kenton E. Whitaker, 36, was arrested on a warrant for making false statement to prevent reduction of benefits.
Jan. 3 -- William M. Peters, 19, was arrested on Campbell County warrants for possession of controlled substance (heroin), unlawful transaction with a minor, possession of marijuana.
Jan. 3 -- Jennifer A. Noble, 23, was arrested on Harrison County warrants for possession of firearm by convicted felon, theft by unlawful taking (firearm).
Jan. 4 -- Joshua W. Fryman, 32, was arrested on Harrison County warrants for third degree possession of controlled substance (drug unspecified), possession of drug paraphernalia.
Jan. 4 -- Kevin A. Sparks, 30, was arrested on Harrison County warrants for failure to maintain insurance, improper registration plate, no registration receipt, no registration plate.
Jan. 4 -- Jennifer A. Noble, 23, was arrested on Court Street and charged with first degree bail jumping.
Jan. 4 -- Jared W. McKinney, 30, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for non-support.
Jan. 4 -- Brent K. Leigh, 34, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for theft by unlawful taking under $500, shoplifting, contempt of court and failure to appear.
Jan. 5 -- Clay Jones, 19, was cited on U.S. 27 North for no/expired registration receipt, no registration receipt.
Jan. 6 -- Jimmy L. Perry, 30, was arrested at 411 E. Pleasant St. and charged with fourth degree assault, domestic violence.
Jan. 6 -- Osie D. Jackson, 30, was arrested on U.S. 27 South at Walmart and charged with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting under $500.
Jan. 6 -- Chelsey L. Durbin, 22, was arrested on Harrison County warrants for theft by unlawful taking under $10,000 and theft by deception under $500.
Jan. 7 -- Cynthia D. Harney, 38, was arrested on U.S. 27 South at Save-A-Lot and charged with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting under $500.
Jan. 9 -- Wesley R. Ledford, 53, was arrested at 102 N. Main St. and charged with retaliating against a participant in a legal process.
Jan. 10 -- Kathy L. Callahan, 48, was cited on West Pleasant Street for license to be in possession, disregarding traffic control device, no or expired registration plate and no registration receipt.
Jan. 10 -- Katherine R. Tomlin, 24, was arrested on three Harrison County warrants for no registration plate, no registration plate and failure to maintain insurance.
Jan. 10 -- Jeffery A. Kiskaden, 43, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for disregarding stop sign.