Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Pikeville Police arrested a Pikeville man after an off-duty police officer reported a reckless driver.

According to a press release, Pikeville Police officer Addison Baisden contacted the police station regarding a reckless driver near 109 Prater Place.  Baisden, who was off-duty, told responding officers that the subject was armed with a handgun.  Officers arrested 20 year old William Scott of Joe’s Creek Road without incident and charged him with carrying a concealed weapon, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence and menacing and reckless driving and lodged him in the Pike County Detention Center.