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JONES NEW YORK ANNOUNCES THE CLOSURE OF LAWRENCEBURG SITE


TWO ARRESTED FOR DRUGS AT LAWRENCEBURG WALMART

LAWRENCE COUNTY COMMISSION MET FOR JANUARY SESSION TUESDAY NIGHT


DRUGS LAND LORETTO COUPLE IN JAIL ON TUESDAY


LAWRENCEBURG ROAD WILL CLOSE NEXT WEEK


PULASKI BOARD OF MAYOR AND ALDERMEN GATHERED THIS WEEK

ARCHIVE CLOSINGS

TWO ARRESTED FOR DRUGS AT LAWRENCEBURG WALMART

(JAN 28, 2015)  TWO WERE ARRESTED ON DRUG CHARGES AT WALMART LAST WEEK. ACCORDING TO REPORTS FROM THE LAWRECEBURG POLICE DEPARTMENT, OFFICERS WERE CALLED TO WALMART ON THURSDAY TO INVESTIGATE TWO PEOPLE ACTING SUSPICIOUSLY INSIDE THE STORE. UPON ARRIVAL, THEY MADE CONTACT WITH 34 YEAR OLD TALIA MICHELLE HENSLEY OF LAWRENCEBURG WALKING OUT THE DOOR. ANOTHER OFFICER STOPPED 21 YEAR OLD JACOB ALLEN ATWELL AS HE WAS LEAVING THE STORE TO ASK HIM ABOUT LITHIUM BATTERIES HE WAS SEEN CARRYING INSIDE WALMART. AFTER DENYING HE HAD THE BATTERIES, THE OFFICER LOCATED THE BATTERIES INSIDE ATWELL'S JACKET POCKET, AND ATWELL ADMITTED TO TAKING THEM WITHOUT PAYING. ATWELL ALSO SAID HE WAS WITH HENSLEY AND THAT HENSLEY HAD DRIVEN THEM TO WALMART IN HER VEHICLE. OFFICERS QUESTIONED HENSLEY, AND SHE ADMITTED TO DRIVING ON A REVOKED LICENSE. SHE CONSENTED TO HAVING HER VEHICLE SEARCHED AND TOLD THE OFFICERS THEY WOULD FIND ILLEGAL ITEMS. TWO BACK PACKS WERE FOUND...ONE BELONGING TO HENSLEY AND ONE BELONGING TO ATWELL. HENSLEY'S BACKPACK CONTAINED DRUGS AND DRUG PARAPHANLIA AND ATWELL'S BACKPACK CONTAINED DRUG PARAPHANALIA. THE TWO WERE ARRESTED AND TAKEN TO THE LAWRENCE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT. HENSLEY WAS CHARGED WITH PROMOTION OF METH, SIMPLE POSSESSION, POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHANALIA, AND DRIVING ON A REVOKED LICENSE. ATWELL WAS INITIALLY CHARGED WITH PROMOTION OF METH AND THEFT. HOWEVER, UPON FURTHER INVESTIGATION INTO ATWELL'S BACKPACK, AUTHORITIES FOUND A WHITE POWDER SUBSTANCE IN THE COFFEE FILTERS HE WAS TRANSPORTING THAT TESTED POSITIVE FOR METHAMPHETAMINE. ANOTHER WARRANT WAS THEN TAKEN OUT ON ATWELL FOR THE POSSESSION OF METH. HENSLEY IS BEING HELD ON 57,500 DOLLARS BOND, AND ATWELL IS BEING HELD ON 72,000 DOLLARS BOND. BOTH ARE SCHEDULED TO APPEAR IN GENERAL SESSIONS COURT ON MARCH 5TH.