Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Franklin County Drug Arrest
Date of News Release: 09/29/2011
(Frankfort, KY) -- On Wednesday night, September 28, 2011, the narcotics detectives with the Kentucky State Police Post 12 Frankfort and the Frankfort Police Department conducted a drug investigation on Thistlewood Ave in Frankfort, KY. During the drug investigation detectives purchased 33 suspected percocet pills for $800.00. The investigation led to a search warrant and arrest of Antonio Johnson and Allen Baker. The search warrant yielded an additional 15 suspected percocet pills, small amount of marijuana, over $3,700.00 in currency, and property valued over $1,400.00.
Antonio Johnson, age 20 of Frankfort, KY and Allen Barker, age 33 of Frankfort, KY were arrested and lodged in the Franklin County Detention Center. They have been charged with Trafficking a Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd. Mr. Baker was also charged with Giving Officer False Name. The investigation is ongoing by Post 12 narcotics detectives.
Should you suspect illegal drug activity or find marijuana while hunting or farming, please contact the Kentucky State Police Post in Frankfort at (502) 227-2221 or call 1-800-DOPE-TIP. All tips and information can be reported and the caller can remain anonymous.