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    McKee Man Arrested on Warrant and Drugs

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter
    A McKee man has been arrested and charged with drug related offenses after a traffic stop on US Hwy 421 North, 11 miles north of McKee. In a citation, according to Sergeant Daniel Isaacs of the Jackson County Sheriff's Department, he observed James Scott Biggs, 47, Sand Lick Road, McKee, travelling north on Hwy 421. Isaacs said he called KSP Post 7 Trooper Tyler Morris who was in front of his vehicle and advised him that Biggs had an active arrest warrant. When Morris and Isaacs got behind Biggs, he quickly pulled off the roadway into a gravel pull off and did not use a turn signal. After the officers contacted Biggs, it was confirmed that he did have an active arrest warrant. When asked if Biggs had anything illegal on his person, he stated he had a meth pipe in his right sock. The officers then asked him if he had any illegal drugs on the motorcycle that he was driving and Biggs stated he did not and gave consent to search.

    Two Arrested for Multiple Thefts

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter
    In a release from the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, Sheriff John Root reported that a Lexington man was arrested on Sunday night who had been charged on a Jackson County District Court warrant of arrest for theft by unlawful taking $10,000 or more but under $1,000,000. On April 22nd, at approximately 10:23 p.m., officers from his department and the London City Police Department arrested two individuals on Hal Rogers Parkway on warrants obtained by Deputy Brad Mink after following extensive investigation and cooperation with multiple agencies including the Jackson County Sheriff's Department Officer Keith Berry, regarding the theft of a 16 foot utility trailer and a 2013 Polaris Razor allegedly stolen from a residential property west of London on April 16. In that theft, a white colored F-150 was seen on video surveillance traveling west bound away from the crime scene pulling the reported stolen trailer with the Razor on it.