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Drug Round Up in Pike and Floyd Counties

Date of News Release: 12/20/2007

(Pikeville, Ky.) - Kentucky State Police Troopers from Post 9 and Pikeville City Police Officers were out this morning in Pike and Floyd Counties executing drug related arrests. The Post Level Drug Enforcement Detectives, Drug Enforcement Special Investigations and Appalachian HIDTA Officers joined forces in the 12 month investigation leading to 23 drug related suspects in the two county area.

KSP Troopers, Pikeville Police Officers and K-9 handlers set out at 7 AM this morning attempting to locate the 23 suspects. The suspects will be facing a variety of drug related charges ranging from Trafficking in Marijuana to Trafficking in Controlled Substances. The drug offenses involved various drugs including marijuana, prescription pills and cocaine.

The following is a list of the suspects:
Randall L. Bryant
Robert S. Oakes
Marlene Hall
Linda Fletcher
Jimmy "Bird" Conley
Rono Hamilton
Gary Hamilton
Bobby Hamilton Jr.
Elizabeth "Beth" Ousley
Rachel Cooley
Joshua Williams
Boonie Fletcher
Linda Fletcher
Steven Chapman
Robert Sykes
Mike Fields
Sheila Hopkins
Jimmy Hopkins
Jonathon Galloway
Ralph Caldwell Jr
Kerrie A Hall
Ashley Conn
Richard Stargill

The Kentucky State Police will continue to enforce and investigate all drug related offenses and welcome all information we receive from our concerned citizens. If anyone has information about suspicious activity in their community they can call 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or 606-433-7711

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