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Drug Roundup in Monroe County

Date of News Release: 10/29/2008

(Columbia, KY) - This morning (10/29/08) the Kentucky State Police participated in a drug roundup in Monroe County; the result of over a year long undercover operation in the area that focused on street and mid-level dealers.

Troopers from Post 15 and the KSP K-9 section along with the Pennyrile Drug Task Force arrested seven individuals on twelve different charges. Assisting with the roundup was the Monroe County Sheriff's Department, Tompkinsville Police Department and the Gamaliel Police Department.

Arrested was:
Perry Graves, DOB/08/14/56, two counts Trafficking in Controlled Substance, First Degree, (Cocaine 2nd Offense)
Casey Ford, DOB/07/02/80, one count Trafficking in Controlled Substance, Second Degree, Drug Unspecified
Jimmy Graves, DOB/10/31/47, three counts Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, First Degree, (Cocaine Second Offense)
Joseph D. Crowe, DOB/08/10/84, two counts Trafficking in Simulated or Counterfeit Controlled Substance.
Arlie Keith Cleary, DOB/01/05/62, one count Complicity to Trafficking in Controlled Substance, Second degree
Lonnie Bryant, DOB/05/25/62, one count Trafficking in a Legend Drug. First Offense and one count Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, Second Degree, (First Offense)
Kathy Faulkner, DOB/03/07/60, one count Trafficking in a Controlled Substance, Second Degree
Jimmy Graves was from Bowling Green and all others arrested were from Monroe county.

All arrested were lodged in the Monroe County Jail.

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