Everything for Your Home's
Beauty, Comfort & Convenience 384-2123
704 Jamestown St, Columbia
Dr. Ronald P. Rogers
Support for your body's natural healing capabilities
Click here for details
Click here for information
Real Estate & Auction Co.
Duo County Telecom
Now Available Through
Your Cable Service!
GUN & PAWN
What's Going On
Info about the
Janice Holt Giles
and Henry Giles Society
Columbia Gas Dept.
GAS LEAK or GAS SMELL
24 hrs/ 365 days
270-384-2006 or 9-1-1
Call before you dig
Directory of Churches
phone numbers and more
for churches in Adair County
Find Great Stuff in
Antiques, Help Wanted,
Autos, Real Estate,
Legal Notices, More...
Russell Springs man, Somerset woman face theft, drug charges
Following a response to a report of an attempt to take $2,100 in merchandise from Columbia Walmart, Columbia Police give chase to fleeing suspects who were apprehended while traveling east on the Cumberland Parkway. Suspects lodged in Adair County Regional Jail.
Note: Charges/allegations are not a finding of guilt. An individual charged by law enforcement is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at some later criminal proceeding.
By Ofc Josh Brockman, Public Information Officer
Columbia Police Department, Chief Jason Cross
Columbia Police have arrested two people on theft and drug charges. On Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Columbia Police Officers were dispatched to Walmart to a reported theft.
Officers were advised that a white female wearing a black hoodie had attempted to push a shopping cart with approximately $2,100 dollars in merchandise out the exit without paying; when approached she left the cart and fled on foot with two of thebags that were in the cart.
Officers, once on scene learned that she had fled the area in a black 4 door car and had headed east on the LBN parkway.
Officers were able to catch the vehicle on parkway and initiated a traffic stop.
BR/ As a result of the stop over 700 dollars of merchandise were recovered along with illegal narcotics.
- Paul Meece, 25, of Russell Springs, KY - charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st degree MethamphetamineThe arrests were made by CPD Ofc. Josh Brockman and Ofc. Charles Greer. The suspects were lodged in Adair County Regional Jail .
This story was posted on 2017-10-05 23:20:59
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.
To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.
More articles from topic News:
Blakey Quartet at Milltown UMC Homecoming - 08 Oct 2017
Richard Draper was a manager at Campbellsville Jerry's
Letter: wants to know exactly where Jerry's located
PVA Feese' suppression hearing continued to 20 Nov 2017
LWC Campus Kitchen food drive at Homecoming game
ACES Site Council meeting will be 17 Oct 2017
Trees make important contribution to healthy towns & cities: Link
Safety flag program example shared by Mark Harris
Participants can register online for Doggie Dash Fun Run/Walk
Columbia City Council Meeting 2 Oct 2017 - Report
View even more articles in topic News
Click for Info
Bank of Columbia
If You're Thinking of Selling,
Let Us Do the Yelling
Principal Broker & Auctioneer
Burton Real Estate
& Auction Service
Call Us For Appraisals
Click for Listings
On This Site
or Click Here
The Best of
Local Stories of
The Greatest Generation
Order Book or e-Book
See who's celebrating
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Special Events List
ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.