Cynthiana Police Department

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Case reports
Oct. 5 – At 11:30 a.m., Chester Knipp reported that a .357 Smith and Wesson was taken from his residence. He told police that a woman named Michelle had been staying with him and the gun was missing after she moved out. The truck she was using to move out was stopped at Speedway and the gun seized. It was then held to the Sheriff’s Department in a separate investigation.
Oct. 11 – At 1:27 p.m., a report was made of a juvenile who was allegedly planning to purposely wreck his 4-wheeler because his girlfriend had broken up with him.
Oct. 11 – At 3:36 p.m., Zachary Ensor reported that he loaned $40 to a subject and that when he contacted him for repayment, he was threatened.
Oct. 12 – At 1:25 a.m., Mary Gross, Poplar Street, reported that she was awakened by several males yelling and what sounded like a struggle in the neighbor’s apartment. Larry Cordray reported that he fell asleep and was awakened by four males assaulting him.
Oct. 12 – At 12:01 p.m., a Riggs Avenue woman reported that her 7-year-old son was injured when a rock was thrown by another juvenile and struck him in the eye.
Oct. 12 – At 3:49 p.m., Pamela Northcutt, Hinkston Avenue, reported that her son’s bicycle was taken from her residence.
Oct. 12 – At 4:50 p.m., Seth Smith of Walmart security, reported that he had a suspected shoplifter detained. Police arrested Briana Guptill, charging her with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.
Oct. 12 -- At 9:35 p.m., police were called to a family disturbance that occurred on Pearl Street.
Oct. 13 – At 2:14 p.m., Karmie Puckett, Springdale Avenue, reported that she was in the process of moving out of her Springdale Avenue home and that some of the items that she had not moved yet had been taken.
Oct. 13 – At 6:23 p.m., Marlene Fryman and Kregina Barker walked out of Fryman’s apartment on Pike Street and saw a man messing around Barker’s vehicle. Police were told that they have had trouble with people sleeping in their vehicles before.
Oct. 14 – At 3:23 a.m., Rita Hitch, Church Street, reported that the passenger side window of her son’s 2000 Pontiac Sunfire had been broken out. It appeared that nothing was missing from inside the vehicle. Police noted that three other vehicles were located that day with the same damage, which appeared to have been caused by a BB or pellet gun. Others making reports were Kami Wiglesworth, James Osborne and James W. Whitehead.
Oct. 14 – At 4:38 p.m., a report was made by a father who said his son was struck by the mother during a supervised visitation.
Oct. 14 – At 10:01 p.m., Melanie Jenkins of Thrift Food Mart, reported that two juvenile boys came into the store and attempted to purchase bread, peanut butter and sodas with an EBT card. When the card was denied, the boys grabbed the merchandise and ran out of the store. The boys were identified through security photos and the case has been turned over to the CDW for prosecution.
Oct. 16 – At 4:15 a.m., Shelby G. Cornett, Church Street, reported that the battery and a cell phone were taken from his vehicle while it was parked in front of his residence.
Oct. 16 – At 10:29 a.m., Tunya Adams reported that the back door to 120 S. Walnut St., which is The Living Hope Assembly of God church, was damaged. A window was also broken out.
Oct. 17 – At 4:20 a.m., Larry Waller of Walmart reported that two men attempted to take something from an electronics display case and pushed the case off the shelf where it broke. The case was valued at $1,200.
Oct. 14 – At 1:51 p.m., Jennifer Davis, Fourth Street, reported that she is being harassed by her ex-husband.
Oct. 17 – At 7:40 p.m., Chelsea Allison, Marshall Avenue, reported that she was assaulted in her home. Police arrested Joshua Moss, charging him with fourth degree assault, domestic violence.
Oct. 18 – At 8:35 a.m., Amy Caudill reported that someone broke into Randy Northcutt’s truck taking two guns and a bottle of prescription medications.
Oct. 19 – At 2:41 p.m., Charles O. Hutchison, Walnut Street, reported that his medicine, which had just been filled, was taken from his residence. Falmouth police arrested Stewart Garrison for possession of narcotics not in proper container.
Oct. 20 – At 1:16 a.m., Dominique Jackson, Fifth Street, reported that Leroy Overly came to her apartment and that she refused to allow him in. He left angry, she said, and struck her parked car.
Oct. 20 – At 7:24 a.m., Kimberly Gallagher, Joe B. Hall Court, reported that two tires on her 1994 Oldsmobile Bravada were cut overnight.
Oct. 20 – At 5:12 p.m., Seth Smith of Walmart security reported that Jeremy Stone had been trespassed from Walmart during the summer of 2012 and that he was back in the store with other items in his possession of Oct. 20. Stone had towels, detergent and dryer sheets in his possession beyond the security doors. He was arrested and charged with second degree criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.
Oct. 21 – At 3:20 p.m., Seth Smith reported that he had detained Jessica Beagle after she allegedly attempted to take merchandise from the store without paying. She was arrested and charged with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.
Oct. 21 – At 5:23 p.m., Tom Adams, Third Street, reported that someone had climbed a fence to get on top of his shed. The fence was damaged.
Oct. 21 – At 5:49 p.m., Seth Smith of Walmart reported that two women were being detained for allegedly having $73.26 in merchandise concealed. Police arrested Andrea Bartolo and Kayla Stanfield charging them with theft by unlawful taking, shoplifting.
Oct. 21 – At 10:46 p.m., Jamie O’Connell, Harrison Avenue, reported that she was assaulted by her boyfriend. Police arrested Jacob Espinoza charging him with fourth degree assault, domestic violence, minor injury.
Oct. 22 – At 12:27 p.m., Regina D. Williams, Cherokee Drive, reported that her engagement ring and wedding band have been missing since Aug. 10. They are valued at $3,642.
Oct. 22 – At 3:02 p.m., Dawonia Wilson, Lincoln Avenue, reported that several prescription medications were taken from her house. She said when she arrived at her residence she noticed the back door was damaged where someone had forced entry.
Oct. 22 – At 5:02 p.m., Seth Smith reported that an individual came into the store and picked up detergent and Delux Cash then went to the service desk to return them without ever having paid for the items. The man was confronted and he gave the money back.
Oct. 22 – At 5:12 p.m., Dwayne Moore reported that he is assisting his mother, Norma Moore, take care of rental property on Delta Court. He told police that an air conditioner had been removed and that parts were missing.
Oct. 22 – At 5:49 p.m., police attempted to pick up a juvenile at a residence on St. Clair. The father of the child allegedly attempted to slam the door on officers who had the court-ordered pickup. After having to be tased, George C. Tiedeman Jr. was charged with resisting arrest and obstructing government operations.
Oct. 21 – At 11:40 p.m., Jacob Espinoza, Harrison Avenue, reported that he was assaulted in his home. He was in police custody when he made the report. After his release from jail the next day, Espinoza reported that his house had been broken into an Playstation 2 gaming system was stolen along with a folder containing important documents.
Oct. 23 – At 2:50 a.m., police arrested Bruce J. Cleary II, Sadieville, on a DUI charge. As Cleary was exiting the vehicle, police saw two marijuana pipes in the drivers’ side door. Also in the truck were two rifles, one between the seats loaded and one in the back seat. There was also an open Mason jar of moonshine.
Oct. 23 – At 6:41 a.m., Tracey Powell, Second Street, reported that Halloween decorations, valued at $65, were taken from her yard.
Oct. 23 – At 3:15 p.m., police were called to Elm Street on a fight call. Police stopped a truck leaving the scene which had two women, Bree Black and Jessica Robinson, who had gone to Billy Sumpter and Patricia Smith’s house. Police noted that this was a mutual combat.
Oct. 23 – At 4:53 p.m., Seth Smith of Walmart security called police regarding a subject that was inside the store removing tags from merchandise and stuffing them into a bag. Police stopped Clinton O’Brien as he was leaving he store. He allegedly dropped a watch when he saw police. Police found concealed on O’Brien a stack of Spiderman band-aids.
Oct. 23 – At 5:55 p.m., Kelly Sumpter reported that her daughter’s former boyfriend had taken a ladder from her residence and sold it. The ladder was recovered and Sumpter declined to press charges.
Oct. 23 – At 11:22 p.m., police were called to a fight in progress on East Pike Street. Porter Smith told police he had been assaulted. Smith was covered in blood from wounds to his head and face and had an odor of alcohol on his person. Smith reportedly became belligerent and disorderly. He was tased after charging at police. He was charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place, second degree disorderly conduct and menacing. Police were pursuing warrants for the arrest of William D. Banks and Brian S. Davis for the assault.
Oct. 24 – At 8:20 a.m., Regina and Brian Williams, Cherokee Drive, reported that someone vandalized their 2006 Buick Lucerne by making a mark down the passenger’s side with a black permanent marker.
Oct. 24 – At 9:46 a.m., Vickie Douthitt from Regional Express Courier reported that her pharmaceutical delivery driver was being followed in Cynthiana and Maysville while he was making deliveries to pharmacies.
Oct. 24 – At 2:10 p.m., Terry Herrington reported that a window had been shot at his Lebus Storage Unit building overnight. It appeared a BB gun had been used to break a double paned window.
Oct. 24 – At 4:30 p.m., Michelle Nichols of Rent-2-Own in Maysville reported that Harlan Fryman signed purchased agreements for a plasma television, and ATV and a Troy-Bilt mower and that those items had not been paid for. She said Fryman told her he had sold the items to his brother, who also sold them and did not know the merchandise had not been paid for in full.
Oct. 24 – At 9:07 p.m., police were called to Hinkston Avenue where six children had been left home alone while the parents went to Carlisle.
Oct. 25 – At 12:04 a.m., police were called to Ronnie’s Bar on Walnut Street where a fight had occurred between Billy Ritchie and James Purvis.
Oct. 23 – At 9 a.m., Michelle Stratton reported that her medications were taken from her home while she was in the hospital.
Oct. 25 – At 12:46 p.m., Rickie Hall reported that someone had opened their car door into Hall’s car door in McDonald’s parking lot. There appeared to be a three to four inch scratch on his door. Hall gave police a description of the woman who was driving the other vehicle and a license number.
Oct. 25 – At 5:07 p.m., Chad Hurst, Cherokee Drive, reported that when he got home there was a truck parked on the street in front of his apartment. Hurst blew his horn at his neighbor’s and asked them to move the vehicle. An argument began between Hurst and Stephanie and Harley Bruin. Police told Hurst that the street was for public parking. Both parties were advised to have no contact with the other.
Oct. 25 – At 6:04 p.m., police were advised that a man was in the back yard of 416 W. Pleasant St. and that he was snorting a white powdery substance. Police arrested Charles A. Blake, who had a hollow pen in his pocket and he told police he had been snorting pills.
Oct. 25 – At 9:43 p.m., police were called regarding a 19-year-old boy harassing a 14-year-old girl, who was formerly his girlfriend, through text messages.
Oct. 26 – At 12:44 a.m., Jamie Burge was yelling and saying that someone was hurt. Police found Alfred Marmolejo in laying in the gravel next to the train tracks. Burge told police several stories regarding Marmolejo’s injuries from him falling and hitting his head to being struck by the train. According to video from the train, Marmolejo was walking on the track with Burge. As the train neared, Burge jumped free and Marmolejo remained on the track facing the train with out-stretched arms. Just as the train approached, Marmolejo tried to jump clear but was struck. He was flown to UK Hospital.
Oct. 26 – At 7:11 p.m., police were called regarding a domestic situation on Bridge Street.
Oct. 27 – At 12:02 a.m., police were called to Delta Court where a fight had occurred between James Brooks, Cassie Slade and Joshua Perez. Slade alleges that she was punched in the side of the head by Perez.
Oct. 26 – At 3:03 p.m., Amanda Coleman, Hillside Drive, reported that he purse was taken while she was at Geneva’s Bar on Walnut Street.
Oct. 28 – At 5:26 p.m., Sandra Kincaid reported that she paid $60 to Robert Fryman to cut a tree in her yard in Robynwood. She said the tree has not been cut and she paid him for the job on Oct. 24.
Oct. 30 – At 2:52 p.m., Hubert Herrington reported that an Amish-made oak-cased gas long fireplace was taken from a house that he is remodeling on Hinkston Avenue.
Oct. 30 – At 7:05 p.m., Dana E. Johnson reported that she left her purse in the cart when she took the cart to the return area. She realized she had forgotten the purse and returned to Walmart but the purse was gone and had not been turned in inside the store.
Oct. 30 – At 11:35 p.m., Kimberly Bozynski, Delta Court, reported that her Wii gaming system was taken from her residence. It was discovered the property had been taken by an individual and sold for $10. She also reported that she had $100 taken from her residence as well.
Oct. 31 – At 5:36 p.m., James Purvis reported that he had received a threatening text message.
Arrests, citations,
Oct. 26 -- Chasity N. Lonaker, 24, was arrested on Hillside Drive and charged with third degree criminal trespass.
Oct. 26 -- Shannon R. Trusty, 49, was cited on U.S. 27 South for license to be in possession, failure to dim headlights and speeding, 23 mph over the limit.
Oct. 27 -- James A. Holloway, 28, was issued a warning on KY 356 for speeding.
Oct. 27 -- Mary C. Hatfield, ,61, was arrested on Main Street and charged with first degree criminal trespass.
Oct. 27 -- Jose Jimenez, 33, was arrested on Kehoe Alley and charged with alcohol intoxication.
Oct. 27 -- Dustin L. Knight, 22, was arrested on a Harrison County warrant for alcohol intoxication.
Oct. 30 -- Obie D. Roberts, 57, was arrested on U.S. 27 at the John Hunt Morgan bridge and charged with obstructing a highway, standing on limited access highway and alcohol intoxication.
Nov. 1 -- Rhonda A. Yarnell, 35, was cited on New Lair Road for speeding, 22 mph over the limit.