TFC Corey King
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 16, Henderson
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Drug Arrest in Daviess County
Date of News Release: 01/04/2007
(Henderson, KY) - Area law enforcement join together to search a residence located at near Whitesville Kentucky.
The Kentucky State Police, Drug Enforcement West, KSP K-9, Daviess County Sheriff's Department, Owensboro Police Department, ATF and DEA, served at search warrant at 9501 highway 54 near Whitesville, Kentucky around 5:00 p.m. The search revealed 7 ounces of crystal methamphetamine with a street value of $12,600.
Two people were arrested at the scene, Jeffrey L. Ambs, age 44 and Penny L. Beard, age 27. Both were charged with Trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree (Crystal Meth), Possession of a controlled substance 3rd degree (loritab), Possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a firearm (shotgun). Both subjects were lodged in Daviess County Detention Center in Owensboro.
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