Edmonson Voice Report:
A Wingfield man has been arrested and faces burglary and other charges after law enforcement said he entered into one woman's home, locked her out, and began damaging the property, according to the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.
In a press release from the Sheriff's Office, around 11:30 am on Saturday, September 18, 2021, law enforcement was dispatched to a residence on Upper Smiths Grove Road where the caller had reportedly run to her neighbor’s house to call for assistance after an unknown male had showed up asking to speak to a female unknown by the caller.
The Sheriff's Office stated that when the caller returned to her residence after calling 911, she found that the unknown male subject had entered her home and locked her out. When law enforcement arrived, forced entry was made into the home and the subject was taken into custody, according to officials.
The home reportedly had damage inflicted by the subject, who was identified as David Sidney Hughes (37) of Bowling Green, Kentucky.
Hughes was arrested and charged with:
Hughes was lodged in Hart County Jail. The Sheriff's Office said that the investigation is ongoing with further charges pending.