Public Records

  • Man allegedly tries to strangle stepdaughter, 16


    A Lawrenceburg man was arrested last Wednesday night on charges of fourth-degree dating violence assault and alcohol intoxication in a public place.

    Christopher Wheeler was taken into custody after he was involved in a domestic violence dispute at 1051 Melody Lane.

    According to a citation issued by the Kentucky State Police, Wheeler left the scene and was later brought back to the residence by a neighbor. Wheeler had blood on his nose and hands when officers finally made contact with him.

  • Four from Lawrenceburg arrested on meth charges


    Four people were arrested last Tuesday morning at around 2 a.m., when police obtained a search warrant for the property located at 1081 Johnson Road. They found evidence of distributing and trafficking methamphetamine.

    The search warrant was the result of a traffic stop made on July 17, by Deputy Zach Ray and Sgt. Patrick Beasley, according to a press release from the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office.

  • Governor signs variety of Senate, House bills into law

    Gov. Matt Bevin, joined by state legislators and constituents, last week when he ceremonially signed more than a dozen pieces of recently enacted legislation at the State Capitol. Among the acts signed were House bills (HB) 128 and 161 and Senate bills (SB) 4 and 79, according to a news release from his office.

    Bevin has called the General Assembly’s 2017 regular session “the most successful in Kentucky history.”

  • Man slams head after being Tasered, charged with DUI

    A Lawrenceburg man allegedly smashed his head into the center divider of the rear seat of a patrol car June 27 after police used a Taser on him and charged him with a DUI and resisting arrest.

    Robert Eric Lackey, 20, of 1072 Butler Drive was traveling south on Main Street when he was pulled over for allegedly crossing the center line, according to a police report.

    When the officer attempted to pull him over, Lackey allegedly pulled into a yard off North Main near Broadway, got out and started walking away.

  • Police: After smoking dope with juveniles, man tried to get teenager to sell Xanax

    A man who police say tried to convince a teenager to sell narcotics after smoking marijuana with a group of juveniles remained behind bars Monday afternoon.

    Tyler Hawkins, 18, of 1111 Lakes of Dogwood Blvd., Shepherdsville faces a litany of charges when he and six juveniles were caught allegedly smoking marijuana early Friday morning in American Legion Park off Broadway, according to police reports.

  • Woman allegedly four times limit during fourth DUI

    A woman was allegedly nearly four times the legal limit was charged with her fourth DUI when police found her standing in front of her vehicle on Tyrone Road, according to police reports.

    The woman, Christy Stevens, 35, of 520 Linden Drive, Versailles allegedly told a Lawrenceburg police officer that she was driving the vehicle, only to change her story and try to claim her mother was driving.

  • Jail Log

    From staff reports

    The following people were recently arrested and transported to jail, according to information released by Anderson County Jailer Joani Clark.

    May 25

    Logan Stephens was charged with DUI by the Lawrenceburg Police Department.

    John Stratton was charged with public intoxication, third-degree criminal trespassing, second-degree disorderly conduct and resisting arrest by the Lawrenceburg Police Department.

    Justin Tracy was charged with failure to appear by the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office.

    May 27

  • Teen charged with burglary of grandparents’ home


    A Lawrenceburg man remains behind bars after his grandparents caught him in their house, going through their belongings, according to a criminal citation on file in Anderson District Court.

    Christopher Barrick, 19, of 1650 Bypass South is charged with second-degree burglary after a deputy nabbed him while fleeing from his grandparents’ home, according to a report filed by arresting officer Brian Boggs of the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office.

  • Woman charged with armed robbery


    A Lawrenceburg woman was scheduled to be arraigned this week for allegedly robbing the Primestar II convenience store at gunpoint last year.

    Robin R. Holbert, 47, of 303 Lincoln St. is charged with first-degree robbery in the stickup that happened last Sept. 24.

    Holbert allegedly got away with $719.65 after entering the store and holding the clerk at gunpoint while demanding cash.

  • Jail Log

    The following people were charged recently and transported to jail, according to information released by Anderson County Jailer Joani Clark.

    May 14

    Michael Best was charged with failure to appear and contempt of court by the Lawrenceburg Police Department.

    May 15

    James Tindall was charged with probation violation by the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.

    Justin Centers was charged with failure to appear by the Anderson County Sheriff’s Office.