TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Falsely Reporting an Incident Investigation and Arrest in Laurel County
Date of News Release: 06/04/2013
(LONDON, KY.) -- On Monday, June 03, 2013 at 8:47 p.m., an adult female came to the Kentucky State Police Post in London to report a Rape that occurred earlier in the day.
Detective Richie Baxter began an investigation into the incident and learned Jimmy Dean Lewis, 28, of London, and the adult female complaintant are involved in a personal relationship. The investigation discovered an outsatnding warrant of arrest for Lewis who was located in Knox County and arrested. The Assault Warrant was in reference to an earlier claim (on May 24th) of Domestic Violence from this same adult female.
Further investigation into the Rape allegation led to the determination that the female victim had falsified her statement in an attempt to have Lewis arrested.
Detective Baxter arrested the adult female, Tracy Madrid, 50, of Corbin, on the charge of Falsely Reporting an Incident and lodged her in the Laurel County Jail.
Detective Baxter is continuing the investigation and was assisted by Troopers from both the London and Harlan State Police Posts.