Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Kentucky State Police Looking For Thirteen People In Fayette County Drug Roundup
Date of News Release: 09/16/2009
(Post 12 Frankfort)-- On Wednesday 09/16/09 at 6:00 AM, Troopers from the Kentucky State Police Frankfort Post and Officer's from the Lexington Division of Police joined forces to serve arrest warrants on 13 people for 24 various drug trafficking charges. The arrest warrants were for trafficking in cocaine, crack, marijuana and prescription pills. KSP spent a total of $9,800.00 in Fayette County during a six month undercover drug investigation. All persons arrested were taken into custody without incident.
All of the drug roundups within the Post 12 area are the result of a six month KSP undercover drug investigation. The Frankfort Post started its drug roundups on August 19, 2009 in Woodford County. The Woodford County drug investigations led to 12 suspects being arrested on 21 charges. One vehicle was seized in Woodford County and a total of $7,300.00 was spent on buying drugs.
On August 26, 2009 in Franklin and Anderson Counties the drug roundup led to 14 suspects being arrested on 29 charges. A total of $6,500.00 spent on buying drugs.
Kentucky State Police has teamed up with local law enforcement and Sheriff's Departments throughout the Post area during these roundups. Today in Fayette County we were assisted by the Lexington Divisioin of Police. Ten of the thirteen accused have been arrested or located and charged. These arrests are a part of the Kentucky State Police six month undercover narcotic investigation throughout the Post 12 area.
Jarrell Wilkerson, age 23, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Cocaine, 3 counts
Lesia White, age 39, Traffic in Controlled Substance 2nd, Lortab, 2 counts
Alexis Davis, age 25, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Cocaine, 2 counts
Shanda Ryan, age 36, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Percocet, 2 counts
Andreal Dorvie, age 32, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Cocaine, 2 counts
Bobby Brothers, age 66, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Percocet, 1 count, Traffic in Controlled Substance 2nd, Lortab, 1 count
Reginald Allen, age 24, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Oxycontin, 1 count, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Cocaine, 1 count
Raymond Cooper, age 53, Traffic in Controlled Substance 2nd, Lortab, 1 count
Thomas Cooper, age 34, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Cocaine, 2 count
Jacob Jones, age 28, Traffic in Controlled Substance 1st, Cocaine (Simulated) 1 count
Should you suspect possible illegal drug activity or find marijuana while hunting or farming, please contact the Kentucky State Police Post 12 at (502) 227-2221 or 1-800-DOPE-TIP. All tips and information can be reported and the caller can remain anonymous.
Kentucky State Police Post 12 provides police coverage for Anderson, Fayette, Franklin, Scott, Shelby, Spencer and Woodford counties.