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Late night knocking on doors results in a Bell County arrest

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Ronald Roberts - BCDC

A Corbin Kentucky man was arrested in Bell County early this morning.


Last night around 10:30pm Bell County dispatch received a call of a man in the Clear Creek/Harmony area knocking on doors. He was said to be wearing shorts or pants but no t-shirt and he was heavily tattooed.

Responding to the area were Bell County deputies Eddie Dray and Jacob Perry along with Pineville Officer Michael Smith. The men were unable to find the man later identified as 26 year old Ronald Roberts of Corbin Kentucky.


Early this morning a short time before 7:30am Deputy Justin Patterson made contact with Clear Creek Bible College security Chaplain Allen Sanders. Sanders found and detained Roberts at the college for trespassing.


Roberts attempted to throw away a small plastic bag with a white crystal-like substance believed to be Methamphetamine inside. Roberts admitted it was his. While other charges are pending, Roberts was lodged in the Bell County Detention Center charged with possession of controlled substance 1st offense 1st degree Methamphetamine.

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