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Update to the Three Arrested on Drug Charges

Date of News Release: 03/23/2010

(Hazard, Ky) -- On March 22, 2010 Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard was conducting a drug trafficking investigation in Knott and Perry Counties. During the investigation a large amount of pills were seized. Three individuals were arrested and lodged in the Kentucky River Regional Detention Center.

Josephine Kelly age 44 of Vicco, Ky., Jeffrey Adams age 46 of Bulan, Ky., and Jeffrey Jent age 50 of Vicco, Ky., were all charged with Trafficking In A Controlled Substance 1st Degree 1st Offense. Additional arrests are possible and the investigation is continuing.

Original News Release Below:

Date of News Release: 03/22/2010

(Hazard, Ky) -- On March 22, 2010 Kentucky State Police Post 13 Hazard stopped a vehicle suspected in drug trafficking. Through investigation 3 subjects were arrested and a large amount of pills were seized during the stop. The case is still under investigation by units at the Hazard Post.

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