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Drug Trafficking Arrests In Boyle, Garrard, Jessamine, and Lincoln Counties

Date of News Release: 07/19/2006

(RICHMOND, KY) - A year long investigation into illicit drug trafficking in Boyle, Garrard, Jessamine, and Lincoln Counties have culminated with the arrests of thirty people. On 7/19/2006 at 0530 hours, KSP troopers began serving warrants on suspected drug traffickers. The troopers were assisted by deputies of Garrard, Jessamine, and Lincoln County, along with agents of the Bureau Of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms. The investigation into illicit drug trafficking in these counties is ongoing. The Kentucky State Police encourage the public to report any suspected illegal drug activity to our anonymous drug tip-line at 1-800-DOPETIP or the Kentucky State Police Post 7 Richmond at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or 1-859-623-2404. All callers may remain anonymous. The following is a list of those persons arrested and the charges:

Lincoln County

  1. Rick Foley age 41 of Crab Orchard- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 2nd ( Lortabs)
  2. Chad Bennet age 25 of Crab Orchard- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (OxyContin)
  3. Herald Fowler age 45 of Crab Orchard-Trafficking In Marijuana Within 1000 Yards Of A School, Tafficking In Marijuana Less Than 8 Ounces, Possession Of A Controlled Substance 2nd (Steroids), Possession Of A Controlled Substance 3rd (Clonopin)
  4. Connie Gooch age 35 of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (2 Counts) (Oxycontin)
  5. Charles Graves age 52 of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (2 Counts) (Crack Cocaine)
  6. Donald Depew age 27 of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled 1st (2Counts) ( Cocaine )
  7. Avery Parson age 27 of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance
  8. Christopher Brock age 22 of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (OxyContin), Trafficking Marijuana Within 1000 Yards Of A School
  9. Michael Elliott age 37 of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (Cocaine)
  10. Nelson Gooch of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (3 Counts)
  11. Tubby Henry age 32 of Stanford- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (4 Counts) ( Crack Cocaine)
  12. James Warner age 69 of Hustonville- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (2 Counts) ( Cocaine)
  13. Nate Carrier age 29 of Hustonville- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (2 Counts) (Crack Cocaine)
  14. Kevin Carrier age 31 of Hustonville- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (Crack Cocaine)
  15. Jowanna Clarkson age 36 of Hustonville- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (Cocaine), Possession Of A Controlled Substance 2nd, Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, Prescription Drugs Not In Proper Container

Garrard County:

  1. Burford Penman age 39 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (Cocaine)
  2. Bob Johnson age 50 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (2 Counts) (Cocaine)
  3. Neil Logan age 24 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Simulated Substance, Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st ( Crack Cocaine)
  4. EC Barker age 65 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (2 Counts) (Methadone), Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 2nd (2 Counts) (Lortabs)
  5. Chris Walls age 50 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Sustance 1st (OxyContin)
  6. Shane Marcum age 19 of Lancaster- Trafficking Marijuana Within 1000 Yards Of A School
  7. Marshall Thompson age 23 of Lancaster- Trafficking In Marijuana Less Than 8 Ounces
  8. Jared Grubbs age 21 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (Methadone)
  9. Nick Gilbert age 26 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (Methadone), Trafficking In Marijuana Less Than 8 Ounces, (2Counts), Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 3rd (Darvocet)
  10. Chrystal Gibson age 24 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 2nd (Percocet)
  11. Mike Weaver age 29 of Lancaster- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 2nd (Lortabs)

Boyle County:

  1. Mark Taylor age 36 of Mitchellsburg- Trafficking In Marijuana Less 8 Ounces (3 Counts), Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 2nd (Lortabs)
  2. Tyrone Guest age 21 of Danville- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st (Cocaine)

Jessamine County:

  1. David Dawson age 31 of Nicholasville- Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 2nd, Trafficking In Marijuana Less Than 8 Ounces

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