Elvis Impersonator Jailed

By: Mark Kennedy Email
By: Mark Kennedy Email

There was an Elvis sighting in Lexington and Nicholasville early Tuesday morning. A man dressed just like Elvis was walking down Nicholasville Rd. just before 8am. 64-year old David Blaisell says he was on his way to a court appearence at the Jessamine County courthouse. Blaisell says he's been an Elvis impersonator for the past five years and likes to wear the outfits.

Only problem, after being picked up and given a ride to the courthouse, a judge ruled him in contempt of court for being drunk. Blaisell says he doesn't know how he was still drunk after just having a few drinks the night before.

Blaisell was in court for stalking and violating a protective order. Charges he says will soon be dismissed.


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  • by Bill Location: Ky on Mar 9, 2008 at 01:10 PM
    hay! thats my uncle!!!
  • by b Location: johnson co on Mar 9, 2008 at 08:30 AM
    He'll be dancing to the jailhouse rock now. LOL
  • by Darlene Location: KY on Mar 8, 2008 at 07:24 AM
    Is THIS the Elvis that hung out at the Continental Inn with Jon Russell all the time? If so what a change. He was a sweet man, was he always drinking? Who would ever know...LOL
  • by johnny Location: ky on Mar 8, 2008 at 06:09 AM
    i will bet it is elvis.rember elvis was taking pills and drinking a lot.he porobly came back to help us on this gambling thing every one is going crazy about.
  • by Anon Location: Lexington on Mar 7, 2008 at 10:32 PM
    I TOLD YOU IDIOTS HE WASN'T DEAD!!!Next is John F. Kennedy being arrested in Georgetown!!!!
  • by johny bravo Location: graceland on Mar 7, 2008 at 05:33 PM
    Whoa mama i feel like karate choppen something who ha who!
  • by lauging Location: ky on Mar 7, 2008 at 02:27 AM
    dont look like the good looking elvis to me.looks like mick jaggers band.wonder how he sings?like roseann.
  • by Patti Location: Lexington on Mar 6, 2008 at 04:06 PM
    I know this man. I don't know what's happened in his life recently, but he was a talented, respected member of the community. I'm saddened to see this.
  • by Me! Location: Ky on Mar 6, 2008 at 02:29 PM
    A one for the money....A two for the show.....A three for the money now go cat go..... staight to jail. LOL Did he have on his Blue Swede Shoes?
  • by Anonymous on Mar 6, 2008 at 02:07 PM
    omg its elvis .hes come back from the dead.
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