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TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Three Arrested for Manufacturing Methamphetamine

(London, KY) - On Wednesday, January 21, 2004 at approximately 8:15 p.m. Troopers from the Kentucky State Police Post 11 in London went to the residence of Hargis Henson on Robinson Creek Road in Laurel County in an attempt to serve two outstanding warrants issued by the court in Laurel County.

When the officers arrived to serve the warrant two subjects later identified as Hargis Henson and David Moore ran out the rear door of the residence. A third subject Steven Wagers age 21 of London was arrested and charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine.

While inside the residence officers observed components used in the manufacturing of methamphetamine and a working methamphetamine lab.

Hargis Henson age 23 of London was later located and arrested charged with Two Counts of Failure To Appear, Manufacturing Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

David Moore age 31 of Corbin was arrested on Sunday, January 26, 2004 and charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine. All three were lodged in the Laurel County Detention Center in London.

The Kentucky State Police in London is continuing the investigation.

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