Berea police arrested a man on a Breathitt County indictment warrant Friday that charges him with first-degree criminal abuse.

Officers arrested Randall Holland, 29, Weeping Willow Road, Berea, at his home. He was also arrested on a warrant for failure to appear.

Holland was booked in to the Madison County Detention Center, where he remained Monday afternoon, according to online jail records.

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Berea police arrested Lucas King (no image available), 31, Buffalo Hollow Road, Berea, for giving an officer false identifying information, first-degree controlled substance possession (heroin), resisting arrest and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon Saturday afternoon after officers responded to a possible theft on Prince Royal Drive.

Officers were told some customers possibly didn't pay for their food when they left a restaurant, according to a citation. When officers arrived, they found King inside another business after talking with witnesses, and King gave police false identifying information.

King then told police he may be wanted on a warrant, and officers, after finding out his identity, learned he was wanted on warrants for failure to appear and bail jumping. King tried to resist arrest, the citation states.

During a search, officers found heroin in King's pocket, and King said he had a loaded firearm in his waistband, which police seized, the citation states.

King was taken to the MCDC, where he remained Monday afternoon, according to online jail records.

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Richmond police arrested Jeffrey Smith, 55, Ravenna, for first-degree controlled substance possession (methamphetamine) and second-degree promoting contraband after he taken to the MCDC on a charge of public intoxication by a controlled substance (excludes alcohol) Sunday.

A caller told police that Smith was outside of Walmart dancing with no shoes on and was on top of cars. When officers arrived, Smith could not provide any reason for his behavior. Smith was unable to stand still and had slurred speech.

Officers told Smith he would be searched at the jail, and Smith said he didn't have any contraband on him and that he would have told police if he did have any controlled substances on him, according to a citation. However, when he was searched at the jail, jail staff found a baggie with a crystal-like substance suspected to be methamphetamine in his pocket.

Smith remained in jail Monday afternoon, according to online jail records.

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Kentucky State Police arrested Roger Baker, 24, Dixie Plaza, Richmond, on three counts of first-degree promoting contraband and three counts of buying/possessing paraphernalia after he was taken to the MCDC on several warrant charges Sunday.

Troopers had asked Baker if he has contraband or paraphernalia on his person when he was arrested on the warrants, but Baker said he didn't, according to a citation. However, once he was searched at the jail, jail staff found a capped needle in a pocket.

Additionally, Baker had a baggie filled with tobacco inside his person, the citation states. Jail staff also found a small baggie that appeared to have trace amounts of suspected methamphetamine residue.

Baker remained in jail Monday afternoon, according to online jail records.

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Berea police arrested Justin Morris, 36, Lexington, for first-degree controlled substance possession (drug unspecified) and first-degree promoting contraband after he was taken to the MCDC on charges of public intoxication by a controlled substance (excludes alcohol) and resisting arrest Sunday evening.

Once at the jail, Morris told jail staff he didn't have any drugs or things he shouldn't have, according to a citation. However, when jail staff searched Morris, they found pills and a powder substance, which Morris said was viagra.

Morris remained in jail Monday afternoon, according to online jail records.

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Richmond police arrested Lena Cole-Smith, 28, McKee, for first-degree controlled substance possession (methamphetamine), buying/possessing drug paraphernalia and excessive windshield/window tinting early Monday morning after pulling over a vehicle on Merrick Drive at Robert R. Martin Bypass.

When officers approached the vehicle, they could see in plain view a syringe and two loaded syringes, according to a citation. They asked Cole-Smith, who was the driver, if they could search the vehicle, and she agreed.

Officers found a dark red/purple substance, suspected to contain at least some blood, in one of the syringes and a tan substance, suspected to be heroin or methamphetamine, in the other loaded syringe, the citation states. Police also found a belt and spoon with residue in Cole-Smith's purse.

Cole-Smith was taken to the MCDC, where she remained Monday afternoon, according to online jail records.

The Register collects and publishes police reports as a public service to its readers. The reports often contain allegations against individuals and do not mean the individuals actually committed a crime. All people named in connection with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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