Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

CPD: Shoplifting call leads to meth arrest

By Officer Adam Cravens, PIO
Columbia Police Department

The Columbia Police Department responded to Walmart on Friday evening, June 7, 2024, initially for report of a shoplifter.

Upon making contact with subject, female was found to be in possession of suspected methamphetamine and paraphernalia.

Kayla Oakes, 30, of Columbia, has been charged with shoplifting as well as possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine.

Officer Trent Williams was the arresting Officer. He was assisted by Officers Holly Necessary and Joey Keith.

This story was posted on 2024-06-08 12:49:01
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by Linda Waggener and Pen Waggener, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia Magazine. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.