On Nov. 28 about 4 p.m., Deputy Sheriff Keith Suits answered a service call in the Suwanee area and observed a 2006 Ford Taurus on U.S. 62 West driven by Austin L. Curington, 22, of Kuttawa. Curington allegedly didn’t have a valid driver’s license and allegedly had previously received a jail sanction in Lyon District Court on a driving on a suspended license and other traffic violations.

Suits stopped the vehicle and charged Curington with operating on a suspended/revoked license and failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, second or greater offense.

He was lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center.

At 9:20 p.m. Nov. 27, Suits and a state police trooper arrested Ricky W. Henson, 55, at a home in Eddyville, on a Lyon Circuit Court bench warrant charging failure to appear in a drug-related case.

He was lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center.

About 7:50 a.m. Nov. 25, Chief Deputy Sheriff Sam Adams responded to a complaint at the Fredonia Valley Bank ATM, where a woman was found passed out in the drive-through lane. The woman, Corrine F. Hresko, 49, of Kuttawa, was charged with public intoxication and lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center.

On Nov. 27 at 10:30 p.m., Suits stopped a 2014 Chrysler on U.S. 62 West. A search of the vehicle led to discovery of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, according to sheriff’s reports. The driver, Deontaye B. Walls, 19, of Fredonia, was charged with careless driving, possession of marijuana, and drug paraphernalia and cited to Lyon District Court.

On Nov. 26, at 4:15 p.m., Deputy Sheriff Joe Witherspoon was dispatched to a disturbance in a Kuttawa park. There, he arrested Clinton G. Taylor, 30, of Kuttawa, charging him with alcohol intoxication in a public place- first or second offense.

Taylor was lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center.

On Nov. 24 about 9 a.m., Adams arrested Brent C. Bennett, 53, of Eddyville, on Linden Avenue, on a Caldwell Circuit Court bench warrant alleging contempt of court/failure to pay child support as ordered.

Bennett later posted bond and was released by the Lyon County Jailer.

On Nov. 23 about noon, Deputy Sheriff Lori Francis charged Tosha Miller, 36, a Ross-Cash Correctional Complex inmate from Rockholds, on a Whitley County Circuit Court bench warrant alleging failure to appear in a drug-related case.

She remains a state inmate at the correctional complex with a hold for Whitley County.

About 6:08 p.m. Nov. 22, Deputy Sheriff Seth P’Pool arrested Tonya L. Ballard, 44, of Eddyville, off Red Rock Road, serving her with a Lyon District Court bench warrant alleging failure to appear or pay as it related to several theft cases.

She was lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center.

About 1:15 a.m. Dec. 5, Deputy Sheriff Joe Witherspoon received a request to assist a Kentucky State Police Trooper in a vehicular pursuit on U.S. 62 West in Lyon County. The state police trooper attempted to stop a 2003 Kawasaki motorcycle on Fairview Avenue in Eddyville and the vehicle’s operator failed to stop. A pursuit ensued west on U.S. 62. The driver of the fleeing motorcycle continued into Kuttawa on U.S. 62 before turning north on Ky. 93 and continuing to Iuka Ferry Road.

The pursuit ended in a field area off Iuka Ferry Road, where the operator then fled on foot. He was subsequently found on the bank of the Cumberland River and allegedly resisted arrest and was tased before being taken into custody.

State police charged David E. Marutzky, 38, of Mt. Prospect, Illinois, with multiple traffic-related offenses, resisting arrest, first-degree fleeing/evading police (vehicle), first-degree fleeing/evading (on foot), wanton endangerment, third-degree criminal mischief (relating to the damage to the crop field), possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and possession of methamphetamine.

Allegedly, Marutzky was a wanted fugitive and was charged on warrants from Graves County charging him with kidnapping (adult), first-degree wanton endangerment, third-degree terroristic threatening, fleeing/evading police, first-degree strangulation (multiple counts), second-degree assault (domestic violence), theft by unlawful taking — over $500, second-degree escape-, and being a second-degree persistent felony offender.

He was lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center. Witherspoon was assisted by Deputy Sheriff Sam Adams and Lyon County Emergency Medical Services.

Also on Dec. 5 at 5:10 p.m., Deputy Sheriff Keith Suits found Johnny A. Baker, 46,of Grand Rivers, at a Kuttawa motel. Baker was allegedly wanted by Lyon Circuit Court on a failing to appear in Circuit Court charge.

He was lodged in the Crittenden County Detention Center.

On Dec. 1 about 7:30 p.m., Deputy Sheriff Seth P’Pool responded to a single vehicle non-injury wreck on Ky 93 South at Ky 3305. A 2014 Nissan Rogue operated by Jenni Frank, 31, of Eddyville, was driving south on Ky. 93 South when a deer entered her lane of travel, and she was unable to avoid colliding with it.

The Frank vehicle sustained significant damage and had to be towed from the scene.

P’Pool was assisted by Deputy Sheriff Joe Witherspoon.

Also Dec. 1 about 2:35 p.m., Sheriff Brent White responded to a complaint of a person needing assistance in Kuttawa at the Huck’s Travel Center. Upon arrival, he found William J. Neill Jr., 43, of Paducah, allegedly asking for money for a motel room and possessing marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

He was cited to court on those allegations and turned over to a family member from Paducah, who came and picked him up.

About 9:20 a.m. Nov. 29, Deputy Sheriff Keith Suits responded to Ky. 819 for a single vehicle, injury wreck. A 2016 Nissan Rogue operated by Lisa A. Brasher, 50, of Kuttawa, was southbound on Ky 819 when her vehicle crossed the centerline and exited the left shoulder before crashing into a tree. She was transported by Lyon County EMS to Baptist Health (hospital) for treatment.

Suits was assisted by the Kuttawa Fire Department and Lyon County EMS.

Also on Nov. 29 about 6:30 p.m., Deputy Sheriff Seth P’Pool responded to Wellsley Way, approximately 12 miles south of Eddyville, for a single vehicle non-injury wreck. A 2017 Chevrolet Colorado operated by Ronald T. Fisher, 58, of Paducah, was westbound when a deer entered his lane. He swerved to miss the deer and entered a ditch before losing control and crashing into an electric utility pole.

P’Pool was assisted by the Eddyville Fire Department and Pennyrile Rural Electric Cooperative.