Officials Say Bed Bug-Infested Suspects Did Not Get Into Jail
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
Officials at the Boyle County Detention Center took precautions
two people who had been arrested earlier Wednesday were found to
have bed bugs on them.
The incident began at 10:30 a.m. when police arrested Lisa and
Thomas McManus after being called to a home on Caldwell Street for
a domestic dispute. While making the arrests, police discovered the
residents and residence infested with bed bugs
As a precaution, officials set up decontamination post at the
detention center. Police, fire, and some jail workers and the two
suspects went through the decontamination. In all, 11 people went
Though the two suspects did not make it into the jail before they
were discovered to have bed bugs, officials still took precautions.
As of Wednesday afternoon, some equipment remained on the scene to
monitor the situation.