Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Kentucky State Police Makes Criminal Arrest in Estill County
Date of News Release: 04/23/2013
(Irvine, KY) -- On Monday, April 22, 2013, Kentucky State Police Richmond Post and the Estill County Sheriff's Office conducted an investigation into suspected drug activity on Spout Springs Road north of Irvine in Estill County.
As a result of the investigation, Charles Warner, 54 years old-of Irvine, was arrested and charged with Cultivation of Marijuana Over Five Plants, Possession of a Controlled Substance First Degree, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, and Prescription Medication Not in Proper Container. He was lodged in the Estill County Jail.
The investigation is continuing by Trooper Jason Carpenter.