By Magen McCrarey
LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. —
On Tuesday, London Police Officer Justin Hopkins responded to a shoplifting complaint from the Walmart Shopping Center on Ky. 192.
Danielle Bowling, 30, of East Bernstadt was arrested and charged with theft by unlawful taking/shoplifting under $500; first-degree possession of a controlled substance, one count; and second-degree possession of a controlled substance, two counts.
As Officer Hopkins searched Bowling, he found $188.73 worth of merchandise.
He also found three different types of pills, a glass pipe, and a baggy containing a white crystal substance that field tested positive for methamphetamine. The pills were identified as oxycodone, hydrocodone, and xanax.
Bowling was lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center.