The Daviess County Sherriff’s office has made an arrest early this (Friday) morning after an Owensboro man tried to break into a building.At 1:00am, deputies responded to the Lamplite Trailer Park on Office Lane where a caller said someone had a gun and was trying to break in a building.
A suspect was found running into a trailer and, after some time, the man finally was detained.
52 year old Ricky D Lawson was alleged to have said to deputies he was a US Marshall. He had a holster with a weapon in it, handcuffs and a polo shirt with a KSP logo on it. Lawson was found to have no law enforcement affiliations.
Lawson was charged with first degree burglary, impersonating a police officer, second degree disorderly conduct, two counts of third degree terroristic threatening, alcoholic intoxication among other charges.