State Journal Staff Report
Frankfort police arrested a lieutenant with the Frankfort Fire Department Friday morning for allegedly kicking in a door to a house in South Frankfort.
Officers responded to a call stating “a bald white male that the caller identified as her boyfriend had kicked in her back door,” according to the citation.
An officer saw 49-year-old Lt. Smythe Williams leaving through the front door of the house on East Third Street just before 10 a.m. Friday.
Williams allegedly admitted he had been in an argument with the resident and had kicked in the back door, according to the citation.
Williams was arrested, charged with second-degree burglary and taken to Franklin County Regional Jail.
He posted a $1,000 bond and was released Friday.
He is scheduled to appear Tuesday in Franklin District Court for arraignment.
The investigation is ongoing, according to a press release from the Frankfort Police Department.