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Drug Arrest in Luzeme, KY

Date of News Release: 04/04/2006

Luzerne, KY (Muhlenberg County) - On Monday, April 3, 2006 at approximately 2:00 p.m., officers from the Kentucky State Police executed a search warrant at a residence located off of Luzerne Depoy Road. Through the course of an investigation, information was obtained that lead to the issuing of the search warrant. Officers located marijuana, drug paraphernalia, firearms, digital scales and prescription pills. Tyrone R. Wilson age 30 of Greenville, KY and Monica S. Kahana age 27 of Greenville, KY were both arrested at the scene and lodged in the Muhlenberg County Detention Center. Wilson was charged with Trafficking Marijuana less than 8 ounces 2nd or > Offense, Poss Drug Paraphernalia 2nd Offense, Trafficking Controlled Substance 2nd Degree, Trafficking Controlled Substance 3rd Degree and Trafficking in a Legend Drug. Kahana was charged with Trafficking Marijuana less than 8 ounces 1st Offense, Poss Drug Paraphernalia 1st Offense, Trafficking Controlled Substance 2nd Degree, Trafficking Controlled Substance 3rd Degree and Trafficking in a Legend Drug. All charges are firearm enhanced. The Greenville Police Department assisted KSP at the scene.

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.

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