Local Authorities Report Two Arrests Over the Weekend

Local law enforcement officials report two arrests over the weekend.

Saturday afternoon, 45 year old Jonathan Tate of Bardwell, Kentucky was arrested by Trooper Brumley of the Kentucky State Police. Tate was charged with three counts of Defrauding a Secured Creditor less than ten thousand dollars, Operating a Motor Vehicle While Under the Influence, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Tate was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center shortly after one o’clock Saturday.

Saturday night, 32 year old Ernesto Trevino Richards of Jamestown was charged with Theft by Unlawful Taking of a Firearm. Richards was arrested by Russell Springs police office Bobby Pritchard at 11:15 Saturday night and was lodged in the Russell County Detention Center.