Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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Troopers from local Post cut marijuana in Butler, Hart, and Simpson Counties
Date of News Release: 06/28/2010
(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- During a local marijuana eradication detail, Troopers from the Bowling Green Post cut a total of 237 marijuana plants in Butler, Hart, and Simpson counties during the week of June 21. One hundred ninety-five plants were discovered in Hart County, thirty-six plants were found in Simpson County, and six plants were located in Butler County.
Other agencies assisting the Troopers from Post 3, were the KSP Aircraft Section, the Hart County Sheriffs Department, and Park Rangers from Mammoth Cave National Park.
The Bowling Green Post encompasses Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Simpson, and Warren counties. To report illegal drug activity in the Bowling Green Post area, you may call (270) 782-2010 or 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).