KSP Banner KSP Banner

News Releases

KSP Arrests Carlisle County Man on Methamphetamine and Assault Charges

Date of News Release: 07/23/2016

Arlington, KY. (July 21, 2016) Kentucky State Police responded to the Jackson Purchase ER for an assault in which the victim was hospitalized. Trooper Cody Cecil arrived and met with Peggy L. Roberts, 49, of Arlington, KY. Preliminary investigation shows that Roberts had been assaulted by her roommate, Harold Edward "Eddie" Turner, 56, of Arlington, KY. Tpr. Cecil obtained an arrest warrant for Turner for assault 4th.

Units located Turner at 89 County Road 1219 in Arlington, KY and executed the arrest warrant on him. While executing the arrest warrant, small metallic pipes containing a small amount of methamphetamine were seen in plain sight. Turner was then detained by units and a search warrant was obtained and executed on the residence. As a result of the search warrant units located multiple items of drug paraphernalia containing Methamphetamine residue.

Turner was arrested and charged with the warrant for assault 4th degree - Minor Injury (Class A Misdemeanor), Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st degree, 1st offense-Methamphetamine (Class D Felony), and Drug Paraphernalia - Buy/Possess (Class A Misdemeanor).

The investigation is ongoing by Tpr. Cody Cecil.

KSP was assisted by the Carlisle County Sheriff's Office.