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Prostitution Arrest in Corbin, KY
Date of News Release: 10/27/2011
(Corbin, KY.) –- On Wednesday October 26th 2011 around 10 P.M. Sgt. Greg Reams with the Kentucky State-Vehicle Enforcement responded to a complaint of a female near the Wal-Mart Parking Lot in North Corbin soliciting customers and truck drivers by means of Prostitution.
Upon arrival and through investigation, Sgt. Reams located 34 yr old Karen Dople of Williamsburg Kentucky. During his investigation, Reams located cash, condoms and a syringe that was being used to inject the pain killer Roxicet.
Upon attempting to arrest Dople, a foot pursuit took place, were Reams deployed a single cycle from his Taser and was able to stop Dople, who then became compliant and was arrested without further incident.
Dople was lodged in the Laurel County Detention center and charged with Prostitution, Resisting Arrest, Public Intoxication, Drug Paraphernalia, and Fleeing or Evading Police 2nd Degree.
Assisting at the scene: Laurel Co Sheriff Deputy Kirk Mays. Sgt Greg Reams continues his investigation.