Monday, December 23, 2013

Lawrence County, KY assault suspect turns himself in after stealing a vehicle at gunpoint


Sheriff's deputies in Carter County, KY say they arrested Aaron Uhlmann after he assaulted his wife and stole a 1996 red Chevy truck at gunpoint. 
According to a press released issued by the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, authorities received a 911 call from a man stating he had beat up his wife.
When deputies arrived at a residence in Webbville, KY where the call was placed, they found a female who was tied up and who appeared to be suffering from head injuries. Deputies with the Lawrence County Sheriff's office say the victim was taken to an area hospital and was placed in the Intensive Care Unit.  There is no word on her condition.
Uhlmann fled the scene immediately after the incident.
Carter County, KY deputies have not released where and when he stole the vehicle. However, they say in the press release Uhlmann showed up at the detention center of his own free will and that is when he was placed into custody.