Evansville Woman Arrested after January Incident in Henderson
A bizarre story between acquaintances led to the Thursday arrest of an Evansville woman on a robbery and kidnapping charge. Kentucky State Police arrested 37 year old Tamela Thomas after an investigation revealed on January 16, she allegedly robbed Tony Howell. It was alleged she forced Howell to get into the trunk of a car by gunpoint and took some his property including cash. Thomas drove the vehicle from Henderson back to Evansville where Howell was able to use the trunk release to escape and seek help. A warrant was obtained for Thomas where she was arrested by Evansville Police and transported to the Henderson County Detention Center.