LONDON, Ky. (FOX 56) – A Covington man was arrested near London Tuesday following noise complaints.

According to a statement, the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of someone shooting a garbage truck about 10 miles south of London.

A deputy arrived at South Stewart Road to investigate the report, but after contacting the person who complained it was discovered the report was false.

Not only was the report false but according to the statement, 40-year-old Danny Ward, the complainee, was intoxicated and causing a disturbance at the site.

Ward was charged with public intoxication – controlled substances, first-degree disorderly conduct and falsely reporting an incident.

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