Captain Bill Payton
Kentucky State Police
Drug Enforcement / Special Investigations Branch
P.O. Box 5125
Bowling Green, KY 42102
Meb Lab Investigation in Allen County
Date of News Release: 09/06/2011
(Allen County , Ky.) -- On Monday September 5, 2011 units from Kentucky State Police West Drug Enforcement, Kentucky State Police Drug Task Force, and The Allen County Sheriff's Department responded to a residence on Walnut Hill Road in Scottsville, after an anonymous tip reported drug activity. A search warrant was obtained and upon execution of the search warrant, a methamphetamine lab was found. Kentucky State Police arrested Tammy Coffey, 43, of Scottsville and charged her with Manufacturing Methamphetamine. Jerry Matthew Smith, 29, of Scottsville was arrested and charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine and Tampering with Physical Evidence. Both were lodged in Allen County Jail. The investigation continues.
To anonymously report any type of suspected illegal drug activity, citizens can call the KSP toll-free drug tip hotline, 1-800-DOPETIP. The hotline is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.