Benton Man Arrested on Burglary, Alcohol Charges
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MARSHALL COUNTY, KY - A Marshall County man faces charges
after he allegedly broke into a home and threatened two men with a knife.
According to the Marshall County
Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to Tubbs Road early Friday
morning in reference to a disturbance complaint. Upon arrival,
officers spoke to two men who reported that a man had forced his way
into the home and threatened them with a knife.
Deputies found the suspect, 30-year-old
Derek J. Darnall of Benton, in a nearby yard. Deputies said Darnall
appeared to be intoxicated, and had a knife.
Darnall was arrested and charged with
1st degree burglary and alcohol intoxication. He was
booked into the Marshall County Detention Center.