Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
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Meth lab located in Leslie County
Date of News Release: 01/28/2011
(Hazard, Ky.) -- On January 27, 2011 Kentucky State Police in Hazard responded to a complaint of a working methamphetamine lab in the Stinnett Community of Leslie County. Upon arrival KSP units located four juveniles inside the residence. They were all taken to Mary Breckinridge Hospital where they tested positive for chemical exposure to meth. They were then treated and released to the Department of Protection & Permanency. Inside the residence, KSP units along with Leslie County Sheriff's Deputies located one half ounce of methamphetamine, several items used to make methamphetamine along with drug paraphernalia. Timothy E. Wells, Jeannette Fee, and Wesley Sizemore were arrested and charged and with manufacturing methamphetamine and other drug related charges. The investigation is continuing by Tpr. Earl Whitaker.