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Around 10:30am Sunday morning, September 23, 2018 Sheriff’s deputy Bryan Shepard arrested 34 year old Chad Peyton on Twin Oaks Rd in Yosemite, KY. Peyton was arrested on 4 warrants including: parole violation and possession of meth. A search also found Peyton to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and 5 grams of methamphetamine. 


Samantha J. Fields, 26, of Columbia, KY was arrested by Deputy Chad Weddle with the Casey County Sheriff's Office for Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Degree/2nd Offense (Methamphetamine), Possession of Marijuana & Drug Parphernalia, Driving on a Suspended/Revoked Operator's License, & DUI.

Peyton & Fields were lodged in the Casey Co. Jail.


James I. Phelps, 53, of Somerset, KY was arrested by Somerset Police for Menacing, Possession of Marijuana & Drug Paraphernalia, Alcohol Intoxication in a Public Place, Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon, Disorderly Conduct-2nd Degree, & Promoting Contraband-1st Degree.

David A. Woodall, 21, of Somerset, KY was arrested by Pulaski Co. Sheriff's Office for Fleeing/Evading Police-1st Degree (Motor Vehicle), Wanton Endangerment-1st Degree (Police Officer), Assault-4th Degree (Domestic Violence), Criminal Mischief-1st Degree, No Insurance, Reckless Driving, Menacing, & Resisting Arrest.

Lodged in the Pulaski Co. Jail.


Harse T. Beldon, age 24, arrested by Danville Police for DUI.

Melissa G. Hicks, age 46, arrested by Boyle Co. Sheriff's Office for Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Degree (Methamphetamine), Possession of Controlled Substance-2nd Degree (Drug Unspecified), Possession of Marijuana & Drug Paraphernalia.

Daniel A. Cooke, age 31, arrested by Danville Police for Assault-4th Degree (Domestic Violence), Unlawful Imprisonment-1st Degree, & Wanton Endangerment-1st Degree.

Lodged in the Boyle Co. Jail.


Paul K. Greer, 60 of Crab Orchard, arrested by KSP for DUI-3rd Offense.

Lodged in the Lincoln Co. Jail.


All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.