Woman Arrested After Allegedly Threatening People With A Knife

The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called out to a home off Barbourville Road where a woman allegedly had a knife and was threatening others. When officers arrived at the scene to investigate they found 40 year old Betty Tipton and determined she was under the influence. She reportedly admitted to taking Suboxone and Neuroton earlier. Tipton was arrested and charged with public intoxication – controlled substances. She was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

Betty Tipton