Man Arrested After Alleged Assault At Laurel County Party


A male suspect was arrested in London recently after authorities report they received a complaint about a possible assault at a party.

20-year-old Blake Spaw of Somerset was arrested on December 1st off of St. Joseph Lane in London after deputies were dispatched to a complaint that a 17-year-old female subject had allegedly been assaulted at a party. The female victim had been transported to St. Joseph Hospital London for treatment where she was accompanied by Spaw in the ER. Investigators made contact with the individuals at the hospital and learned that 20-year-old Spaw advised authorities he and the 17-year-old female allegedly snorted cocaine and drank beer together.

Spaw was arrested by Sheriff’s investigators and charged with Public Intoxication of Controlled Substances, Unlawful Transaction with a Minor First Degree, Possession of a Illegal Controlled Substance – Juvenile under 18 years of age.

This individual was lodged in the Laurel County correctional center. Investigation is continuing.