Kennett Police Department
News Release
11-3-2015 & 11-4-2015

At approximately 5:54pm, officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of South Avenue in reference to a vicious dog running loose. Upon arrival and after subsequent investigation, officers were able to locate the dog’s owner. The owner, Lesslie Franks of Kennett, was cited and for violating the leash law ordinance as well as the dangerous/vicious animal ordinance then released pending her court date.

At approximately 6:03pm, officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of Starnes Street in reference to a vehicle driving in a careless manner. While enroute, officers were advised that another call came in reporting that the vehicle had crashed into a ditch. Upon arrival, officers subsequently arrested 56 year old Cynthia Pickard of Kennett for Driving While Intoxicated. Pickard was later released on a Kennett Municipal Court summons pending her court date.