Trooper Brad Arterburn
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Two Arrested at Henry County Meth Lab
Date of News Release: 05/23/2012
(Pendleton, KY) – A meth lab discovered in Henry County has led to the arrest of two people. Troopers from KSP Post 5 went to 343 Wolfpen Branch Road yesterday (5/22) at approximately 1:30 p.m. During a search of the residence, a meth lab was discovered in a bedroom. Troopers also found several ingredients used in methamphetamine production. Three children, ages 6, 2 and 5 months were located in the home. The children were removed from the home by Social Services and transported by Henry County EMS to Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville for medical evaluation.
Amber Walker (18 years old of Pendleton, KY) and Sabrina Walker (19 years old of Pendleton, KY) were both charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine 1st, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Marijuana, Unlawful Possession of a Meth Precursor, Unlawful Distribution of a Meth Precursor, and three counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Minor.
Both of the subjects were lodged at the Shelby County Detention Center. Tpr. Mitch Hazelett is conducting the ongoing investigation.