TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Arrest of Murder Suspect in Laurel County
Date of News Release: 12/31/11
(LONDON, KY.) –- On Friday, December 31, 2011 at 2143 hours Kentucky State Police in London received information from the Frankfort Police Department that Maruis A. Sims, age 38 was staying at the Comfort Inn Suites in southern Laurel County. Mr. Sims was wanted on the charge of murder in Franklin County. Trooper Jack Riley, Trooper Michele Lunsford, KSP-CVE Sergeant Greg Reams and KSP-CVE Officer Keegan Bray responded to the location and arrested Mr. Sims on the indictment warrant. The accused was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center without incident. The Frankfort Police Department is continuing the investigation.