Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Drug and EPO/DVO Arrest in Frankfort, KY
Date of News Release: 03/10/2006
(Frankfort, KY) - Kentucky State Police Post 12 units and The Franklin Co Sheriff's Department went to 1203 Meadow Glen Drive in Frankfort to attempt to serve a warrant on Edwin L Thompson Jr for violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. After the suspect came to the door, Trooper Napier noticed a bag of marijuana on a table were he was sitting along with some crack cocaine. Upon further investigation 4 marijuana plants were located in the suspects attic with grow lights over them. A handgun was located in the master bedroom under the mattress and 2 long guns were located in the garage where the suspect was. Subject was charged with Possession Of A Controlled Substance 1st (Cocaine), Trafficking Marijuana (Less Than 8 Oz.) 1st, 2 Counts Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, Cultivating Marijuana Less Than 5 Plants, as well as the execution of the warrant for violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. Investigation is ongoing by the Kentucky State Police in Frankfort.