HPD Reports/ K-9 Alerts Officers

Henderson KY 2/8/21– Henderson Police Officers served a felony warrant in the 800 block of Clay Street on Glenda Cunningham, 50 of Henderson. 

According to the report, Cunningham was located inside of the residence and was taken into custody without incident. Cunningham’s charges originating from the warrant were possession of handgun by convicted felon, multiple trafficking in narcotics offenses, drug paraphernalia, and persistent felony offender.

Cunningham was lodged at the Henderson County Detention Center.

Henderson, KY 2/12/21– Just before 11PM, Officers with the Henderson Police Department observed Tesia Stout of Henderson driving a black Chevy Monte Carlo traveling south on Green Street at 52 mph in a posted 35 mph zone. 

After initiating a traffic stop, Officers on scene were told by dispatch that the 2004 Chevy Monte Carlo with Illinois Plate had been reported stolen out of Marshall County, Kentucky. 

While officers were speaking to Stout regarding the stolen vehicle, officers deployed their K-9 officer Kari. Kari alerted other officers of the presence of narcotics. Officers located two baggies containing marijuana. 

Tesia Stout <furnished>

Stout was arrested and transported to Henderson County Detention Center for the following charges:

  • Speeding 17 mph over the limit;
  • Receiving stolen property under $10,000;
  • Possession of marijuana

Henderson, KY 2/13/21– Henderson Police Officers received an “attempt to locate” for a vehicle Saturday said to be a possible reckless driver coming into Henderson from Evansville. HPD Officers observed that vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on US 41 North, traveling Southbound into Henderson. Officers later confirmed the vehicle’s speed was 108 MPH. 

According to the release, officers were able to catch up to and locate the vehicle approximately 1/2 of a mile from the Zion exit. When officers arrived at the vehicle, a female had already exited the vehicle and was beginning to walk down the highway. 

Mary Perkins, 30 of Evansville, was walking away from the vehicle when officers were able to detain her. Police were then able to determine she was manifestly under the influence. According to police, when officers were attempting to detain her, Perkins resisted law enforcement and began to fight officers. 

Mary Perkins of Evansville <furnished>

Perkins was taken into custody without further incident and lodged at the Henderson County Detention Center. Perkins was held on a $500 full-cash bond and charged with the following charges:

  • Operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/substance;
  • Reckless Driving;
  • Failure to maintain auto insurance;
  • Resisting arrest;
  • Speeding 26mph over the posted speed limit.
  • Theft By Unlawful Taking From Car Over $500

Henderson, KY 2/15/21– Henderson Police were called to the 300 block of Hancock Street on Monday to take a report on a vehicle break-in. The victim had over $500 in items taken from her car overnight. 

According to the report, police have no suspects at this time. If you have any information about this incident call HPD at 270-831-1295 or CrimeStoppers at 270-831-1111.