Shoplifting arrest:

Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Arrested Kayela Boone age 24 of Berea on Monday morning August 12, 2019 at approximately 9:45 AM. The arrest occurred at Walmart near Corbin in southern Laurel County after Walmart’s loss prevention team detained this subject. Upon arrival at the scene, Deputy Robinson conducted an investigation and learned that this subject had allegedly been observed attempting to shoplift $79.65 worth of merchandise. In addition, this subject was determined to have been trespassed from Walmart premises three times in the past. This individual was charged with theft by unlawful taking – shoplifting under $500; criminal trespassing – third-degree. In addition, the subject was charged on a Garrard District Court bench warrant of arrest charging failure to appear in court on charges of theft by unlawful taking – shoplifting under $500. This individual was lodged in the Laurel County correctional center. Photo of accused attached is courtesy of Laurel County correctional center.