TFC Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 14, Ashland
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Arrest in Lawrence County
Date of News Release: 03/15/2011
(Ashland, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police in Ashland have arrested a Lawrence County resident on charges of Receiving Stolen Property U/10,000 dollars and Fleeing and Evading 2nd Degree stemming from a theft investigation that occurred 10-19-2010 in Boyd County. Robert C. Music, age 42, of Dogwood Lane Louisa, KY, was arrested on 3-10-11 by Trooper Jeff Kelley.
The theft occurred at Gilliam's Farm Equipment on US 60 in Cannonsburg. Music is accused of stealing a chainsaw from the store. Trooper Kelley attempted to serve an arrest warrant on Music at his residence in Louisa when Music fled out the rear door of his residence and his in a neighbor's house. Music was quickly located hiding in a shower and arrested without further incident. Music's actions led to the additional charge of Fleeing and Evading 2nd degree.
Music was transported and lodged at the Big Sandy Regional jail.
Trooper Eric Gibson is the original investigating officer on the theft.