MURRAY, KY (NEWS FIRST) – On Feb 23, 2024, at approximately 4:00am deputies were called to a residence on Lena Drive in Murray for a physical altercation. It was reported that Alexander Roulette had physically assaulted people in the household and was holding them against their will.

Upon deputies’ arrival they made contact with him inside the residence. Roulette would not comply with their requests and began physically resisting. Two more deputies arrived on scene and assisting in attempting to restrain him as he was actively fighting. Deputies employed the use of a taser which allowed Roulette to be taken into custody before any serious injuries were sustained by them or the suspect; though all persons involved sustained minor injuries.

Roulette was taken to MCCH to be checked and was released. He was also found to be in possession of illicit drugs. He was lodged at the Calloway County Detention Facility.

Alexander D. Roulette, 28

Murray, Ky

Assault 4th Deg (Domestic Violence)- Minor Injury

Resisting Arrest- 4 counts

Assault 3rd Deg- Police Officer- 4 counts (Class D felony)

Unlawful Imprisonment 1st Deg

Poss Contr Subst 1st Deg 1st Off- Methamphetamine (Class D felony)

Poss of Drug Paraphernalia