TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Arrest at Murray State University
Date of News Release: 02/15/2009
(Murray, KY) - Kentucky State Police report that on Saturday, February 14, Trooper Trey Green was at the William Cherry Exposition Center in reference to extra patrol requests for the annual Bull Blowout event. Trooper Green was advised of a fight in the parking area and that one of the subjects was brandishing a firearm. Upon Trooper Green's arrival and further investigation, it was determined that Dustin G. Folz, of Hopkinsville, KY was in possession of a handgun on Murray State University property.
Mr. Folz was taken into custody without incident and lodged in the Calloway County Jail. Mr. Folz was charged with 2 counts of Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree, Alcohol Intoxication and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon on School Property. Trooper Green was assisted on scene by Sergeant Ryan Dawson and Murray State University Police.