TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Arrest in Laurel County
Date of News Release: 03/06/2008
(London, KY) - On Thursday, March 06, 2008, at 08:30 AM the Kentucky State Police in London received a complaint of a Gray BMW Convertible driving at a high rate of speed on northbound I-75.
Trooper Richie Baxter located the vehicle at approximately the 30 mile marker and observed it slow to a speed well under the posted limit.
Upon stopping the vehicle Trooper Baxter spoke with both occupants and arrested the passenger, Giuleo G. Greye, 55, on the charge of Giving Officer False name or address.
During the booking process, at the Laurel County Detention Center, Deputy Jailer Christopher Roark discovered approximately one half pound of suspected Crystal Methamphetamine, with a street value of $10,000, concealed on Greye's person.
DEA Agent Jody Hughes was then contacted and charged Greye and, the vehicle's operator, Fernando Mena-Ferrer on the charge of Trafficking in a Controlled Substance.
Trooper Baxter is continuing the investigation and was assisted by Trooper Barry Blair, Agent Jody Hughes, London City Police K-9 Officer Travis Dotson and Officers of the KVE.