Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Madison County Drug Arrests
Date of News Release: 01/15/2009
(Richmond, KY) - Kentucky State Police Post 7 detectives, have arrested the three individuals and charged them with trafficking in controlled substances. The investigation led to the seizure of 153 OxyContin tablets- 80 milligram doses, and $2,173 in cash. The three men were identified as: Keith Hyde age 32 of Lexington, KY, Damon Baesler age 28 from Richmond, KY &Tyler Singleton age 28 of Richmond, KY. The three men were charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st (OxyContin) and lodged in the Madison County Detention Center. KSP detectives were assisted by detectives of the Richmond Police Department. To report suspected drug-related activity, the public is asked to call the KSP Drug-Tip Line at 1-800-DopeTip. Callers may remain anonymous.