Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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KSP Arrest a Shelby County Man on Drug Charges
Date of News Release: 03/31/2011
(Frankfort, Ky.) -- On Wednesday, March 30, 2011 Post 12 Narcotics Detectives received information of a subject in Shelby County trafficking marijuana out of his residence on Aiken Road. Kentucky State Police Narcotics Detectives arrived at the residence and received consent to search. During the search of the residence detectives found 6 ounces of marijuana, narcotics, drug paraphernalia, a firearm and $1,976.00 in cash.
Patrick Moore, age 26, of Shelbyville, KY was arrested and charged with Trafficking in Marijuana Less Than 8oz, Trafficking Within 1,000 Yards of a School, Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. A female at the residence was arrested on out standing warrants. Both subjects were lodged in the Shelby County Detention Center. The investigation is on going by Kentucky State Police Post 12 Frankfort Narcotics Detectives.
Should you suspect illegal drug activity or find marijuana while hunting or farming, please contact the Kentucky State Police Frankfort Post at (502) 227-2221 or call 1-800-DOPE-TIP. All tips and information can be reported and the caller remains anonymous.