Trooper Jonathan M. Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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Two Charged with Multiple Felonies
Date of News Release: 06/30/2013
(Bowling Green, KY) -- On Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 3:10 A.M. CST, Kentucky State Police received a call of a suspicious vehicle on Lone Star Road in Hart County. The caller reported that three subjects were inside an abandoned mobile home at 525 Lone Star Road. Trooper Daniel White, responded to the location and found individuals inside the abandoned trailer.
Two individuals fled the scene on foot while Kevin Cox(45) of Bonnieville was detained. A one step methamphetamine lab was located in the residence along with several meth precursors and over 13 grams of finished product of meth. Wesley Cox (21) of Bonnieville was later apprehended as well.
Both were charged with Manufacturing Methamphetamine, 1st offense, Complicity to Manufacturing Methamphetamine, 1st offense, Unlawful Possession of Meth Precursors, Complicity to Unlawful Possession of Meth Precursors, Burglary 2nd degree, Complicity to Burglary, 2nd degree, Possession of a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense, (drug unspecified), and Complicity to Possession of a Controlled Substance, 1st Degree, 1st Offense, (drug unspecified). In addition, Wesley Cox was charged with Fleeing or Evading Police, 2nd degree (on foot). Both were lodged in the Hart County Jail.
Kentucky State Police Trooper Daniel White is the investigating officer on this case, and the investigation continues. He was assisted by Trooper B.J. Eaton.