Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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Felony Arrest in Barren County
Date of News Release: 6/28/2004
(Barren County, KY) Ronald Matthews Date of Birth 04/24/1958 of Glasgow, KY went to a residence in Barren County and forced the front door open and was attempting to locate prescription pain medication. The owners of the home returned during the burglary and Matthews fled out the front door, at which time the owner of the home restrained Matthews until Trooper Lonnie Hodges arrived. Matthews was subsequently arrested for burglary 2nd, Criminal mischief 2nd and DUI 1st. He was lodged in the Barren County Jail.