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Drug Arrest of a Danleyton Couple

Date of News Release: 11/30/2012

(Ashland, KY) -- On Thursday November 29, 2012 The Kentucky State Police in Ashland received a tip of suspected drug usage at a residence on Josephine Lane in Danleyton, KY. Upon trooper's arrival, they located numerous illegal items in the residence. A small quantity of unspecified pills, marijuana and numerous types of drug paraphernalia were located in the residence. During the course of the investigation it was determined that a juvenile and elderly female were being cared for at the residence.

The following individuals were arrested; charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance 1st Degree, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Wanton Endangerment 2nd Degree. Both were lodged in the Greenup County Detention Center.

Earl R. Jenkins Jo E. Jenkins
Earl R. Jenkins, age 46 of Danleyton, KY Jo E. Jenkins, age 35 of Danleyton, KY

The investigation is ongoing by Trooper Nathan Carter.

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