Article by W. Clay Crook-
Melissa Lynn Bedwell, age 29, was arrested on August 8th in Henderson County on a child support violation and violation of community corrections. She was convicted on April 23, 2019 on an offense of theft under $1,000.00 by the General Sessions Court of Henderson County to a total effective sentence of 11 months, 29 days. While on community corrections, she failed to remain drug free, and admitted to use of methamphetamine on May 26, 2019, and also failed to pay her court costs. However, there was also a recent arrest in Decatur County for theft over $10,000.00 from a July 7th incident. According to court documents, “Bedwell did take a 2017 Nissan Titan four door, white in color.” The documents go on to say that…
For complete coverage, see the August 14th edition of The Lexington Progress.