December 30, 2013

Barbourville woman stopped for texting while driving

Staff Writer


Laurel County Sheriff’s Deputy Larry Parrott arrested Terri N. Carter, 24, of Hooker Branch Road, Barbourville, on Saturday, Dec. 21 at 1:58 p.m. on West Cumberland Gap parkway after observing Carter texting while driving. After conducting a traffic stop on the red Cavalier, Deputy Parrott learned Carter had a DUI suspended license.

Carter was charged with driving on a DUI suspended license, second offense; careless driving; no insurance; and other traffic offenses. She was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.