Matthew Settle, 37, of Hopkinsville, was arrested on Dec. 31 by the Trigg County Sheriff’s Department on Dec. 31 and charged with alcohol intoxication. Deputies received a call about the subject blocking the roadway. When they found him, Settle reportedly had a strong odor of alcoholic beverages and was unsteady on his feet. A breath test revealed a blood alcohol concentration of .072, which is .008 below the legal limit.
Hiding from sheriff’s deputy
Brandie L. Hurd, 27, of 246 Twin Trees, was arrested on Jan. 6. According to the report, she hid from Dane Hughes, the arresting deputy, in her residence and did not report to work at McDonald’s for fear of being arrested. She was finally found at her home during the late evening hours. Her boyfriend tried to prevent Hughes from entering the home to serve a warrant for nonpayment of fines and was arrested by Kentucky State Police. Hurd was originally charged for having expired plates on Sept. 18, 2007.
Corey Alexander, 31, was arrested on Jan. 6 and charged with terroristic threatening in the third degree after a criminal complaint was filed on Dec. 26. According to the affidavit, Alexander called the victim while upset and told her he wanted to run her off the road and run her over. He made the call on Dec. 22.
Jason S. Lawrence, 28, of 4574 Canton Rd., was arrested on Jan. 8 after being served with a bench warrant for nonpayment of fines.
Joseph Mastey, 29, of 56 Iron St., was arrested by the Trigg County Sheriff’s Department on Jan. 8 after being served with two Trigg County bench warrants. He was charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Joshua D. Neeble, 22, of 252 Hilltop St., was arrested Jan. 8after being served with a warrant for terroristic threatening.
Retta Louise Best, 46, of 540 McGee Rd., was arrested on Jan. 8 after being served bench warrants for nonpayment of fines and failure to appear in court. She was originally charged with two counts of theft by deception for cold checks on May 15, 2007.
William Earl Hunter, 43, of 1566 Lakeshore Dr., was issued a Lyon County Court summons on Jan. 7.