.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Cynthiana Police Department

-A A +A

Case reports
April 3 – At 5:30 p.m., Brian Bell of Bell’s Pawn Shop in Harrison Square reported that he had recovered a stolen laptop.
April 4 – At 9:56 a.m., Melvin Combs, Fourth Street, reported that his $300 generator had been taken. Around 12:30 a.m., a caller reported that a man was walking down the street carrying a generator. However, police were unable to locate the man. However, since then the suspect has admitted to taking the generator and a complaint has been sought through the county attorney’s office for James Slade.
April 5 – At 1:25 p.m., James Smith of Rohs Opera House on Pike Street reported that the front door to the theatre had been damaged.
April 5 – At 3:12 p.m., police were called to Harrison County High School by Joe Nichols, school security, regarding a juvenile student suspected of being under the influence of drugs. Police found a marijuana pipe outside the boys’ restroom on the roof of the school.
April 5 – At 10:03 p.m., Rhonda Ecklar, Walnut Street, reported that her cell phone was missing.
April 6 – At 10:34 a.m., police were called to investigate an alleged attack by one female student on another female student that had occurred at Harrison County High School.
April 6 – At 10:53 a.m., two men-at-work signs were taken from the Church Street area while the work crew was on break and away from the area.
April 6 – At 10:54 a.m., Robert N. Hedges, Bridge Street, reported that his Husky riding mower was taken from 230 N. Church St.
April 6 – At 1:14 p.m., a report was made by Eastside principal B.J. Maggard of two students who had been riding bicycles behind New Orleans Square and were approached by an older man who made inappropriate comments to the girls.
April 6 – At 5:49 p.m., Lawrence Gilbert, Hillside Drive, reported that a fight had occurred in the hallway at Hillside Apartments.
April 7 – At 12:28 p.m, Seth Smith of Walmart security reported that Brian K. Sorrell had allegedly taken a set of headphones without paying. Sorrell of Glenco was cited for theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.
April 7 – At 3 p.m., Amber Fick-Fryman, Hillside Drive, reported that she was threatened/harassed.
April 7 – At 3:25 p.m., police were called to a residence on Old Lair Road where a man reported that he was attempting to leave his girlfriend and that she said that she would call police and report that he had assaulted her. Police were called back to the residence later when the woman reported that she was having chest pains.
April 7 – At 8:44 p.m., Ptl. Michael Kiskaden was on patrol on Federal Drive when he witnessed a juvenile female yelling and cursing from a residence at a passing motorist. The juvenile was advised that the screaming in public had to stop. A Cynthiana CDW was to be contacted.
April 8 – At 1:57 p.m., Travis Williams, Main Street, reported that while he was away for the weekend, someone broke into his apartment and broke into a lock box. He said that nothing of value was taken.
April 8 – At 9:17 p.m., police were called to Shell Market where an individual reported that he had been threatened/harassed by an unknown man.
April 8 – At 9 a.m., Jared Woods, KY 1744 reported that $600 was taken from his wallet by his ex-girlfriend while he was asleep. Later the same night, CPD was advised by Paris Police that Woods had allegedly been involved in an assault, however, no charges were filed.
April 8 – At 10:04 p.m., Megan Hill, Elm Street, reported that $60 of $70 that she placed on her night table before she went to sleep was missing.
April 9 –  At 11:25 p.m., police were called regarding four individuals doing damage to a church bus and shelter area on Pike Street. Police found no damage.
April 9 – At 12:12 a.m., Andrea Baker, manage at Papa John’s reported that an assistant manager was on video surveillance taking money from the cash register and putting it into his pocket. Shawn M. Purcell was arrested at Papa John’s on an outstanding warrant from Scott County for drug trafficking. He was also found in possession of marijuana, rolling papers and tweezers.
April 6 – At 12:12 p.m., Ervin Garrison, Cladorbon Drive, reported that his 1952 Chevrolet Coupe, which was parked under the carport, had been keyed.
April 9 – At 1:56 p.m., police were called to Old Lair Road for a family dispute.
April 9 – At 3:39 p.m., police were called to Sav-a-Lot for a domestic disturbance.
April 9 – At 8:07 p.m., police were called to Third Street where a caller reported that several boys were walking down the street carrying guns. The guns turned out to be pellet guns. However, police advised that one of the guns looked real. The children were taken to their homes and pellet guns were destroyed per one of the father’s request.
April 9 – At 8:57 p.m., Lea M. Baker, Elmarch, reported that her medication had been stolen.
April 10 – At 9:24 a.m., police were called to First Stop where a woman reported that she was being threatened by a customer who alleged that the clerk was sleeping with her boyfriend.
April 10 – At 4:10 p.m., police were called to Walmart where Darrell Howard, Cynthiana, was alleged to have attempted to walk out of the store without paying for items. Howard was charged with theft by unlawful taking as well as alcohol intoxication in a public place, disorderly conduct.
April 10 – At 4 p.m., Kayla N. Wolfe, Cynthiana, reported that she is being harassed by her ex-boyfriend.

April 10 – At 5:08 p.m., Angela Lemons reported that her 7-year-old son had walked away from the Cherokee Park playground. He was found at his cousin’s house on Cherokee Drive.
 April 10 – At 6:15 p.m., a report was made from Thrift Food Mart on Oddville Avenue of a man who drove off without paying for the gas. The customer was contacted and returned to pay. He told police he thought his girlfriend had paid.
April 10 – At 7:11 p.m., a report was made by Shady Lawn staff that a resident struck another resident.
April 10 – At 9:30 p.m., Lisa Fryman of Hillside Apartments reported a disorder.
April 11 – At 12 p.m., Jessica Lambert, Fifth Street, reported that she is being harassed by her ex-boyfriend.
April 11 – At 7:24 p.m, Crystal L. Smith, Miller Street, reported that her cell phone had been taken.
April 11 – At 9:38 p.m., a report was made of possible domestic violence at an apartment on Ashbrook Court.
April 11 – At 9:22 p.m., assistant Chief William Denton observed a vehicle in the parking lot at Ken’s with its headlights on. He approached the vehicle and the driver was asleep inside. Christopher M. Hall, Cynthiana, was charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place.
April 12 – At 4:23 a.m., Jordan Smarr, Cynthiana, reported the theft of several of his possessions including two watches and $100.
April 12 – At 7:12 a.m., Donald Cunagin, owner of Harrison County Auto on Pleasant Street, reported that someone shot a hole through the door or his business the night before.
April 12 – At 2:45 p.m., Rebecca Sheppard, manager of Subway Harrison Square, reported that $100 had been stolen from an employee’s purse on April 10.
April 12 – At 5:25 p.m., Rhonda A. Yarnell, Walnut Street, reported that a subject who was inside her home waiting for her boyfriend allegedly took $40 from her purse and fled the apartment.
April 12 – At 6 p.m., Catherine Ritchie, Webster Avenue, reported that a man claiming to be an insurance adjuster stopped at her residence and asked to see her Medicare and insurance cards. He also saw her Social Security card. It was determined that the man was legitimately her new insurance representative.
April 12 – At 7 p.m., Dustin Ward, Penn Street, reported that he had been assaulted at his former place of employment. However,  security cameras inside the business support the employer’s claim that Ward fell on the ground while attempting to pick up a box of tools.
April 13 – At 11:25 a.m., Starr Owens, Plum Court,  reported that her cell phone and $300 were missing from her apartment.
April 13 – At 12:57 p.m., Connie Dixon of Grand Haven reported that they had received a call from a collection agency that was harassing the business. The caller used profanity and hung up. Police called the number back and the individual claimed that his paralegal had made the call by mistake.
April 13 – At 7:49 p.m., Timothy French, Church Street, reported that a grill was taken from his property.
April 13 – At 9:32 p.m., Kenneth Knipper, Webster Avenue, reported that he has received numerous harassing and threatening phone calls from a family member.
April 13 – At 11:59 p.m., police were called to Short Street for a fight in progress. The victim, Herman Arranda, refused to give police any information. However, a neighbor reported that Arranda was jumped by several Hispanic males and that they fled when the heard police coming.
April 14 – At 11:18 p.m., police were called to Delta  Court for a domestic disturbance.
April 15 – At 4:06 p.m., Chelsey B. Jones, Paris, reported that her wallet was taken from her baby’s diaper bag. It contained a food stamp card, Walmart gift cards and about $4.
April 16 – At 12:01 a.m., police were called to Pearl Street where two black men wearing hoodies and bandannas allegedly entered a residence and beat Joshua Stanfield until he gave them $160. He told police the men knocked on the door and when he opened it they came in and started beating him. He said one of the men was wearing brass knuckles. Tommy Hunt was also pushed to the ground and injured his elbow. Jessica Long said she hid in the closet when she heard the men telling Standfield to give them everything. Neighbors also offered accounts of what they saw and heard.
April 15 – At 10:59 a.m., Steven Fogle, Pleasant Street, reported that he was receiving threatening text and voice messages from an individual with whom he had been in a fight the night before.
April 16 – At 6:25 p.m., police were called to Elmarch Avenue for a harassment. Lea Baker reported that two individuals attempted to break into her home by kicking her door.
April 16 – At 7:19 p.m., Domeniue Willis reported that while her son was riding his bicycle on Pearl Street he was attacked by a brown and white dog. This is at least the second complaint made against the dog.
April 16 – At 10:48 p.m., Jordan Smarr, Penn Street, reported that he was harassed at Shell Market on Pleasant Street.
April 17 – At 4:05 a.m., police were advised of a possible unsecured door at the old lumber yard on Church Street. There appeared to be nothing missing and the property was secured.

Arrests, citations, warnings
April 6 -- Matthew M. McIlvain, 36, was arrested on a warrant for speeding, 15 mph over the limit.
April 6 -- Elizabeth D. Tolliver, 29, was arrested on a warrant for alcohol intoxication on Court Street.
April 6 -- Billy G. Combs Jr., 29, was arrested on Penn Street on a warrant for third degree burglary.
April 6 -- Amy C. Florence, 29, was cited on KY 356 for failure to wear seat belt.
April 6 -- Margaret M. Lilly, 35, was cited on Walnut Street for failure to wear seat belt.
April 6 -- Wesley D. Wallin, 42, was cited on Bridge Street for failure to wear seat belt.
April 6 -- Grier R. Thompson III, 27, was cited on Pleasant Street for failure to wear seat belt.
April 7 -- Gregory L. Palmer, 51, was arrested on U.S. 27 South at Walmart and charged with DUI and possession of open alcoholic beverage in vehicle.
April 7 -- Jessica  E. Summers, 29, was arrested on Church Street on a warrant for theft by failure to make required disposition of property.
April 9 -- Shawn W.  Purcell, 29, was arrested on Main Avenue on a Scott County warrant for probation violation and possession of marijuana.
April 10 -- James Purvis, 38, was arrested on Main Street on a Bourbon County warrant for flagrant non-support.
April 10 -- Darrell A. Howard, 46, was arrested on U.S. 27 South at Walmart and charged with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting, alcohol intoxication, disorderly conduct, two additional counts of violation not stated.
April 12 -- Jerry R. Reed, 25, was arrested on Wilson Avenue and charged with prescription drug not in proper container, improper start from stopped position, DUI, possession of controlled substance, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
April 14 -- Chelsea F. Robinson, 19, was issued a warning for speeding on U.S. 27 South.
April 14 -- Courtney Stamper, 23, was issued a warning for speeding on U.S. 27 South.
April 14 -- Billy G. Combs Jr., 29, was arrested on Preston Highway, Bullitt County, on a warrant for alcohol intoxication.
April 14 -- Brian P. Fryman, 27, was arrested on Main Street on a Bourbon County warrant for speeding, 10 mph over the limit and failure to notify DOT of address change.
April 15 -- Michael A. Burden, 17, was issued a warning on U.S. 27 South for speeding.
April 15 -- Aaron T. Brown, 36, was arrested on Walnut  Street and charged with alcohol intoxication.
April 15 -- Kasie L. Pulliam, 24, was cited on Church Street for improper parking and failure to notify DOT of address change.
April 15 -- Amy R. Stevens, 34, was cited on Walnut Street for failure to wear seat belt.
April 15 -- Joshua G. Lanter, 28, was arrested on Main Street on a Scott County warrant for operating on a suspended or revoked operator’s license, theft by unlawful taking and criminal trespassing.
April 16 -- Justin R. Means, 19, was cited on Pike Street for speeding 15 mph over the limit.
April 16 -- Vicky L. Howard, 46, was arrested on Court Street on warrants for contempt of court, theft by deception, four counts.
April 16 -- Jacob S. Ayala, 21, was arrested on Second Street and charged with having no operator’s license.
April 17 -- Olaf E. Martinson, 48, was issued a warning on U.S. 27 South for speeding.
April 17 -- Chastity N. Lonaker, 24, was arrested on Court Street on warrants for contempt of court, public intoxication and possession of marijuana.
April 17 -- Sunny P. Sampson, 40, was arrested on Court Street on Harrison County warrants for failure to notify DOT of address change, failure to maintain insurance, no registration receipt and no registration plate.
April 17 -- Anthony R. Markland, 22, was arrested on Court Street on Harrison County warrants for instruction permit violation and careless driving.
April 18 -- Leigh V. Hall, 19, was issued a warning on U.S. 62 West for failure to illuminate headlights.
April 18 -- Kendra L. Paul, 24, was cited on Main Street for failure to maintain insurance, failure to notify DOT of address change, license to be in possession and failure to illuminate headlights.
April 18 -- Rebecca R. Shepperd, 41, was cited on East Ridge Road for disregarding stop sign.
April 18 -- Roger K. Jett, 30, was arrested on Oddville Avenue and charged with failure to wear seat belt and operating on suspended or revoked operator’s license.
April 19 -- James R. Godsey, 22, was issued a warning on Church Street for failure to illuminate head lights and no tail lights.
April 19 -- William K. Barker, 34, was arrested on U.S. 27 North and charged with DUI, aggravated circumstances.
April 20 -- Austin C. Wade, 18, was cited on U.S. 27 South at Walmart for person 18-20 possessing/purchasing/authorizing another to purchase alcoholic beverages.
April 20 -- Tyler P. Smith, 19, was cited on U.S. 27 South at Walmart for person 18-20 possessing/purchasing/authorizing another to purchase alcoholic beverages.
April 20 -- Joshua W. Griffieth, 32, was arrested on Church Street on a Harrison County warrant for fraudulent use of credit card under $500.
April 21 -- James E. Ross, 22, was arrested on Bridge  Street on a Harrison County warrant for possession of a forged instrument.