Berea police arrested a woman on several charges after she allegedly reported a false bomb threat at Yamatos Monday afternoon.

Bobby Hasty, 44, Scaffold Cane Road, Berea, called 911 and reported a truck from Amsterdam was loaded with bombs and was going to explode, according to a citation. She then walked over to the McDonald's parking lot, where she was criminally trespassed from earlier Monday.

Hasty was told several times to put out the cigarette she was smoking and put her hands behind her back, the citation states. As police searched Hasty, she became agitated and pulled away from officers. She wouldn't get into the police car, claiming she will not go to jail, and then she started screaming at McDonald's customers in the parking lot to call police.

Officers also determined there was no bomb at Yamatos, the citation states.

Hasty was taken to the Madison County Detention Center, where she remained Tuesday afternoon, according to online jail records. She is charged with first-degree criminal trespass, second-degree disorderly conduct, falsely reporting an incident and resisting arrest.

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Richmond police arrested Joseph Estes, 35, Tates Creek Road, Richmond, on a Madison County indictment warrant Monday that charges him with first-degree controlled substance trafficking (less than two grams of methamphetamine).

Estes was arrested on North First Street and was taken to the MCDC, where he remained Tuesday afternoon, according to online jail records.

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Richmond police arrested Sarah Pruitt, 37, Amberly Way, Richmond, on a Madison County warrant Monday evening for theft by unlawful taking (auto, $10,000 or more but less than $1,000,000).

According to the warrant, on Sept. 28, Pruitt took control of a 2014 Nissan Sentra, valued at about $10,000, without permission from the owner. Pruitt then refused to talk to the victim or police despite multiple attempts from both to contact her.

Pruitt turned off her cell phone and failed to return the vehicle, the warrant states.

She was arrested on Villa Drive and was taken to the MCDC, where she remained Tuesday 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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