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Post 15 Drug Round Up in Marion County Leads to Multiple Arrests

Date of News Release: 12/20/2012

(Lebanon, Ky.) Units from KSP Post 15, KSP Special Response Team, Columbia Area HIDTA (High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas)Task Force, Marion county Sheriff deputies and Lebanon City Police, executed 17 arrest warrants today. The warrants were issued by the Marion County Grand Jury after a year long investigation. Those arrested were:

From Campbellsville:

  • 19- year-old Benjamin Sallee charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence, Trafficking in a Controlled Substance within 1000 feet of a school.

From Greensburg:

  • 19-year-old Sidney Jefferies charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence, Trafficking in a Controlled Substance within 1000 feet of a school.

From Lebanon:

  • 37 year-old William C. Tate charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 1st offence (3 Counts).
  • 35-year-old Tyler Sangster charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st.
  • 24-year-old William Steven Deering II charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 2nd offence.
  • 66-year-old Stanley Tungate charged with charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence.
  • 27-year-old Brandon Smith charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 1st offence (2 Counts).
  • 41-year-old Ronald Cowherd charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 2nd offence, Persistent Felony Offender.
  • 45-year-old Lisa Cox charged with charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 2nd offence (2 counts), Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence, Persistent Felony Offender.
  • 25-year-old Nathan Smith charged with charged with Theft By Unlawful Taking.
  • 31-year-old Christopher Harrington charged with charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence, Persistent Felony Offender.
  • 44-year-old Richard Harrington charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence (2 Counts), Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree.
  • 22-year-old David Tucker charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence, Persistent Felony Offender.
  • 25-year-old Patrick Ridgeway charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 2nd offence (4 counts), Persistent Felony Offender.

From St Francis:

  • 25-year-old Russell McCauley charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 2nd offence (2 Counts), Persistent Felony Offender.
  • 32-year-old Samuel Mullins charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 2nd offence, Persistent Felony Offender.

From Loretto:

  • 51-year-old Francis Hagan charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st degree 1st offence (2 Counts), Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 2nd degree (3 Counts),1st offence, Persistent Felony Offender.
  • 22 year-old Joshua Salazar charged with Trafficking in a Controlled Substance 1st (9 counts).
  • 45 year-old Mary Delonjay charged with Trafficking Controlled Substance 1st degree 1st offence and Trafficking Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence.
  • 68 year-old Linda Williams charged with Trafficking Controlled Substance 2nd degree 1st offence.

The accused were lodged in the Marion County Detention Center.

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