Trooper Gregory Dukes
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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Methamphetamine Arrest in Hart County
Date of News Release: 12/22/2011
(Bowling Green, Ky.) –- On December 21, 2011 at approximately 6:49 PM Kentucky State Police Post 03 was notified through an anonymous tip of a possible Methamphetamine lab inside a residence located at 1480 Bales Road Magnolia, KY.
When Troopers Timmy Jewell, Jeremy Smith, Wes Medley and Daniel White arrived at this residence they were able to gain entry into the house. Once inside, the Troopers located the following; An active one step cook, rock salt, Coleman fuel, cold compresses, and an HCL generator.
Jaclyn Wease (32) of Upton, KY and Albert T. Speed (31) of Magnolia, KY were arrested and lodged in the Hart County Jail on the following charge; Manufacturing Methamphetamine 1st. Mr. Speed was also charged with other charges unrelated to this incident.
Trooper Jewell is leading this investigation which is still ongoing.
The Methamphetamine lab was cleaned up and removed by the Kentucky State Police DESI West section.