Officer Steven Douglas
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Fugitive Arrest in Laurel County
Date of News Release: 07/01/2012
(Corbin, KY) On Saturday June 30th 2012 around 9 P.M. Officer Jerry Jones with the Kentucky State Police-Vehicle Enforcement was conducting an investigation at a residence on Earl Howard Road in Laurel Co. reference to a vehicle that had evaded police earlier that afternoon.
During the investigation, Officer Jones came in contact with an unrelated female 38 year old Marita Hutchinson of St. Petersburg Florida who was entered as a wanted person out of Pinellas County Florida for dealing in stolen property.
Officers confirmed the wanted status through NCIC and Hutchinson was arrested without incident and lodged in the Laurel Co Detention Center.
Assisting on scene: Sgt. Mike Taylor and CVE Officer Rob Mitchell. Officer Jones continues the investigation.