On Sept. 2, Eric S. Richardson, 27, of 47 Carlton Dr., Apt. B, was served with Trigg District Warrant and was arrested. He was charged with two counts of nonpayment of fines.
Expired registration leads to other charges
Adam M. Gray, 26, of 139 Cunningham Ave., was arrested on Sept. 4 and charged with several crimes, including drunk driving. According to the report, Gray was stopped for having registration that expired on Feb. 28, 2006. After stopping him, the arresting officer reported smelling the strong odor of alcoholic beverages upon the subject. Gray was given a field sobriety test and a preliminary breath test, which showed a blood alcohol concentration of 0.167, over the legal limit of 0.08. The officer also found that Gray’s driver’s license had expired on March 14, 2006. He could also show no proof of insurance. He was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, first offense, operating without a license, driving with expired registration and driving without insurance.
Jamil M. Wilkerson, 19, of Gracey, was arrested by Cadiz Police on Sept. 16. He was served with two Trigg County District Court warrants for possession of marijuana and possession of a controlled substance. The charges stem from an incident on Sept. 5, when an officer located drugs in a vehicle that Wilkerson left on West End Street.
Drugs in the park
Police arrested Eric Jones, 22, of Cadiz (no address listed) on Sept. 16 for several drug charges. According to the report, the officer received a complaint about him selling drugs in Central Park. After police arrived on the scene, Jones refused consent to search the vehicle. A Christian County Sheriffs’ Office K-9 unit was called to the scene, where the dog alerted police to the presence of drugs. A search revealed two large, white rocks suspected to be cocaine. Jones was arrested and charged with trafficking in a controlled substance (cocaine), possession of a controlled substance (cocaine) and trafficking in a controlled substance within 1,000 yards of a school.
Subject flees scene
After Cadiz Police activated a light and siren to make a traffic stop on North Tanyard Road on Sept. 15, the driver passed two other vehicles in a no-passing zone and on curves, according to the report. The driver, Christopher Brandon, 20, of Cadiz (no address listed) was arrested and charged with fleeing or evading in the first degree and two counts of wanton endangerment in the first degree.
Drunk driving charge
Shortly after midnight on Sept. 16, police received a complaint about a vehicle. Once on the scene, the officer observed Ricky Hamilton, 45, of Cadiz (no address listed) run off the roadway. Hamilton then failed a field sobriety test. A breath test showed a blood alcohol concentration of 0.128, above the legal limit of 0.08. He was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol.